Ceremony in Wentzville Will Honor Vietnam Veterans

Vietnam Veterans Memorial
(Left to right) Phillip Reagan, John Zepaltas and Leon Tow lay a wreath at Wentzville's Vietnam Veterans Memorial to commemorate the 50th anniversary of US involvement in the war.

A special ceremony to honor and remember our local Vietnam Veterans will be held in Wentzville on Saturday, December 10 at 1 p.m. The ceremony will feature guest speaker and Missouri Vietnam Veteran George D. Newell.

The hour-long event will be held at the nation’s first Vietnam Veterans Memorial, which is located in Wentzville at 209 W. Pearce Blvd.

The event is sponsored by the City of Wentzville, VFW Post 5327, American Legion Post 323 and the Wentzville McDonalds.