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Posted on: June 7, 2021

DETAILS: THE WALL THAT HEALS IN HARRISON

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Arrival Day June 8, 2021

The Wall That Heals will arrive via tractor trailer and will be escorted by motorcyclists. The convoy is expected to travel into Harrison June 8 at approximately 6 p.m. Anyone can participate in the arrival by standing along Harrison Avenue in the historic downtown district and waving or displaying flags. Harrison Fire Department ladder trucks will display a large American Flag. 


Motorcyclists that want to participate must meet in Versailles. This post contains details for motorcyclists  




The Wall That Heals EXHIBIT in Harrison June 10-13, 2021

The exhibit opens June 10 at 8 a.m. and closes June 13 at 2 p.m. During that time, the exhibit will be on display 24 hours a day at JTM Food Group, 110 Industrial Avenue, Harrison, Ohio 45030. Admission and parking are free.  Closing ceremonies will be at 1 p.m. June 13.




About the Wall That Heals

The Wall That Heals is a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. The traveling exhibit honors the more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in the Vietnam War and it bears the names of the 58,279 men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam. The exhibit is accompanied by a mobile Education Center.


Visitors can see the names of the more than 58,000 service members who made the ultimate sacrifice during the Vietnam War. Volunteers will be on hand to help visitors locate the names of men and women on The Wall who are from the greater Cincinnati area and all across the country. More information about the display is available on The Wall That Heals website.



**Details provided here are as of 6/3/21. Please check the City Calendar for any updates or changes to this event. 


A printable flier has been provided by JTM Food Group. 

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