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Traveling Vietnam memorial wall makes stop in Nashville

(Source: Crissy Staley) (Source: Crissy Staley)
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NASHVILLE, GA (WALB) -

Organizers with a traveling Vietnam memorial wall will be available to view for the next three days.

"The Wall That Heals" from the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund will be at the VFW Post 5978 in Nashville on Tifton Highway until Nov. 14.

Crews began setup of the traveling wall on Tuesday, and held a Veterans Day program on Wednesday.

The wall will be open to the public on Nov. 12 with a certificate to honor Vietnam vets at 11 a.m.

It will also be open to the public on Nov. 13.

Organizers will perform a special closing ceremony for the wall at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 14.

The Berrien County VFW Post #5978 is located at 701 Tifton Hwy, in Nashville, GA.

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial stands as a symbol of America's honor and recognition of the men and women who served and sacrificed their lives in the Vietnam War.

The Memorial is dedicated to honor the "courage, sacrifice and devotion to duty and country" of all who answered the call to serve during the most divisive war in U.S. history, according to its website.

For more information, visit vvmf.org.

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