The Clallam County Veterans’ Center will observe Welcome Home Veterans Day from 1 to 3 p.m. Tuesday, March 30, at 216 S. Francis St., Port Angeles.
The event echoes a proclamation by Gov. Chris Gregoire that the day — the 35th anniversary of United States’ withdrawal from Vietnam — be celebrated in honor of Vietnam veterans. Welcome Home Veterans Day locally will include:
• An Avenue of Honor by the American Legion Post 29 Patriot Riders • Welcome by Martin Arnold, commander Post 6787, Veterans of Foreign Wars • A POW/MIA Table • Acknowledgement by Norman Goodwin of VFW Post 1024 • Remarks by Col. Don Roberts, U.S. Army (Retired) • Reading names of Clallam County killed in action • A rifle salute by the Marine Corps League, Mount Olympus Chapter, Honor Guard • Echo Taps • Refreshments courtesy of Post 1024 Ladies Auxiliary
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