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2014 San Jose Mayoral Race Debate Organizing by Vietnamese-Americans


New Memorial Wall to Honor Vietnamese Soldier Heroes


April 2, 2014

Contact: Janice Rombeck
Office of Supervisor Dave Cortese, 408-299-5030                            
New Memorial Wall to Honor Vietnamese Heroes
WHAT:The unveiling of a new Memorial Wall dedicated to seven Vietnamese heroes who died in the Vietnam War.The ceremony will feature a marching band, salute to the flags, a moment of silence, the playing of Taps and an introduction of the seven heroes in English and Vietnamese. Family members of the honored men will receive a balloon. After all the biographies have been read, family members will release the balloons.Dignitaries will also speak. The monument is a project of the Lam Son Group in partnership with the Viet Museum and the Office of Supervisor Dave Cortese.

WHEN:Saturday, April 5, 2014, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHERE:Outside the Viet Museum, History Park, 1650 Senter Road, San Jose

WHO:U.S. Senator Barbara Boxer
Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren
Congressman Mike Honda
Supervisor Dave Cortese
San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed and …