2017 Reading Of The Names




As part of the 35th Anniversary Commemoration

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - Friday, November 10, 2017


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As part of the commemoration of The Wall’s 35 Anniversary, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund (VVMF) is pleased to host the 2017 Reading of the Names of the more than 58,000 service members inscribed on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

The Reading of the Names will take place at The Wall for 65 hours over a four-day period beginning with an opening ceremony on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 3:00 p.m.  Volunteers will read names for approximately eight hours from 4 p.m. on November 7 to 12 a.m. on November 8.  Participants will then read the names for 19 hours daily from 5 a.m. until 12 a.m. on November 8, 9, and 10.

Join VVMF for this monumental event, as a reader or as a spectator, in honor of their sacrifice.

More information to come.