Stories tagged with: Vietnam Memorial Wall

May 23, 2012 - 6:16pm
2 years 7 weeks ago

 Hundreds of motorcyclists gathered at the Zanesville VFW Wednesday for a unique celebration.

The Vietnam Memorial Wall made its stop in Zanesville, before being escorted by the State Highway Patrol and motorcyclists to the VFW in McConnelsville. John Christy from the Malta VFW says every person in attendance was proud to show their support. 

"I did three tours in Vietnam." explained Christy "All of these people, most of them are veterans, and they're all...

May 15, 2012 - 3:52pm
2 years 8 weeks ago

A piece of American history is coming through Southeastern Ohio Memorial Day weekend.

The Vietnam Memorial Wall will start in Zanesville at the VFW on Moxahala Avenue, and then will be accompanied by a police escort and more than 1,500 motorcyclists into McConnelsville where the wall will be displayed.

John Christy of the Malta VFW said he would like to see the public line up on State Route 60 as the wall travels to Morgan County in support of their fallen heroes.

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