Delco Film Festival

Posted: Wednesday, September 25, 2019

The Delco Film Festival has selected Journeys to Freedom: Vietnamese Refugee Story to screen as part of their shorts showcase this Saturday, September 28 at 7:00PM. Read more


Five former War Prisoners Honored on National POW/MIA Day

Posted: Monday, September 09, 2019

Five former Prisoners of War (POWs) will be honored during ceremonies on Friday, Sept. 20, at noon at the Philadelphia Vietnam Veterans Memorial (PVVM) at Spruce Street and Columbus Blvd. Read more


Major General Walt Lord's Memorial Day Remarks

Posted: Tuesday, June 18, 2019

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Memorial Day Recap and Photos

Posted: Thursday, May 30, 2019

Maj. Gen. Walt Lord USA (ret.) delivered the keynote address at the traditional Memorial Day ceremony on May 27, 2019.The Philadelphia Police Department provided an honor guard, buglers and firing squad. Other honor guards were represented by the Hajdack-Mokan Chapter of the 82nd Airborne Association and the RVN Veterans. The Liberty Bell Chapter, VVA 266, also provided a firing squad. Members of La Salle College High School and other volunteers placed 648 flags along Spruce Street and the biographies of those lost in the war were on display. A key part of the ceremony was the laying of the wreaths by local patriotic and veterans organizations. Read more


Video Premier- Journeys to Freedom: Vietnamese Story

Posted: Monday, May 13, 2019

This is a film that every American should see, especially Vietnam Veterans who will better understand their legacy.

 

Journeys to Freedom is a documentary that tells the stories of Vietnamese refugees who left Vietnam in overcrowded boats risking life and limb for freedom after the fall of Saigon. It is a tale of courage, of success and of gratitude for the American Veterans who fought for them, and in some cases, fought side-by-side with them. 
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Designer Bag Bingo Benefits POW/MIA Monument

Posted: Tuesday, March 05, 2019

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Tet Observance by Vietnamese Community

Posted: Thursday, February 07, 2019

Members of the Vietnamese Community, supported by the ARVN Color Guard, will be conducting a Lunar New Year (Tet) service at the Memorial on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 11:00 AM. The service runs about 45 minutes and will be conducted in front of the Vietnamese Heritage and Freedom Monument on the Memorial grounds. The service features the raising of a new US Flag and a new Vietnamese Heritage and Freedom Flag to welcome in the new year. All are welcome to attend. Read more

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