Veterans invited to Vietnam Era event

Daily Herald report
Updated 8/8/2019 4:54 PM

Veterans from the suburbs are invited to The Vietnam Era Event in Elmwood Park next weekend.

New Horizon Temple, 2700 N. Harlem Ave., will host a Three Soldiers life-size display, Moving Wall miniature display and Apollo mission replica, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. Food and refreshments will be served.

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At 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, a memorial service will be held with a flag ceremony and color guard, and guest speaker John Wolfram, who was a Navy frogman that helped recover the Apollo 11 astronauts after their historical moon landing. A reunion reception follows at 1 p.m. featuring 1960s war songs.

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