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“The Moving Wall” Ensures Lost Loved Ones Will Never Be Forgotten

“The Moving Wall” Ensures Lost Loved Ones Will Never Be Forgotten

Raymond Bernard Ralls of Philadelphia joined the Marines in 1966. Ralls died in 1968 at the age of 19 while serving in Vietnam. His name is one of the 58,000 on “The Moving Wall,” the traveling half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C. Brenda Norman was dating Ralls at the time he…read more »

WCC Marks POW/MIA Day With Ceremony For “The Moving Wall” (PHOTO GALLERY)

WCC Marks POW/MIA Day With Ceremony For “The Moving Wall” (PHOTO GALLERY)

Thousands of American military families are still waiting for closure after their loved ones did not return home from combat.  Friday, a closing ceremony was held at Wayne Community College for “The Moving Wall,” the half-sized traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C.  The closing ceremony was held on MIA/POW Recognition Day. …read more »

Crowds Greet “The Moving Wall” As Traveling Memorial Arrives in Goldsboro (PHOTOS)

Crowds Greet “The Moving Wall” As Traveling Memorial Arrives in Goldsboro (PHOTOS)

It’s a solemn reminder of those service members who did not return from Vietnam.  Wednesday afternoon, hundreds lined Wayne Memorial Drive to welcome “The Moving Wall” as it was escorted to Wayne Community College by a motorcycle procession.  In a speech welcoming “The Moving Wall,” WCC Interim President Dr. Patty Pfeiffer said she hopes residents…read more »

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica At WCC On Wednesday

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Replica At WCC On Wednesday

A replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is coming to Goldsboro this week. Chapter 371 of the Air Force Sergeants Association, located at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, is sponsoring a visit by “The Moving Wall” as one of its POW/MIA week activities. It will be located at Wayne Community College and open to the…read more »

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