Veteran’s Day Ceremony Honored 50th Anniversary of Wentzville’s Vietnam Memorial

A rededication ceremony was held on Saturday, November 11, in Wentzville at the nation’s first Vietnam War Memorial in honor of the memorial’s 50th anniversary.

Following a meet and greet at the American Legion and a parade down Pearce Boulevard, more than 150 attendees honored those who fought and served.

The ceremony included speakers whose parents and family members were involved in the original memorial, which was dedicated in 1967.