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National Vietnam War Veterans Day Ceremony at the Oklahoma History Center

Date/Time

March 29, 2021 to March 29, 2021
09:30 AM until 11:00 AM

Description

Features a ceremony to honor those who served in the U.S. Armed Forces during the Vietnam War. Speakers at the event will include Gov. Kevin Stitt, Maj. Gen. Michael Thompson, retired Maj. Gen. Rita Aragon, retired Brig. Gen. Pete Costilow, retired Capt. Bob Ford and Michael Do, representing the Vietnamese American community.

The OHC will open its latest outdoor exhibit, “Tip of the Spear” at this event. The exhibit is centered on a Bell UH-1 helicopter—better known as a Huey helicopter—one of the most recognizable icons of the Vietnam War. This Huey was featured in the recent OHC exhibit “Welcome Home: Oklahomans and the War in Vietnam,” and has now been moved outside for permanent display.

Location

Oklahoma History Center View map
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive,
Oklahoma City, OK 73105, US

Additional Information

Phone

405-522-0765

Cost

Free to attend.

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