Visit the Vietnam Memorial Moving Wall at Auto Club Speedway

Written by Bob on July 1st, 2010

Photos By BOB OTTO

ONTARIO, CA – The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Moving Wall came to the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana on Thursday, July 1. About 50 veterans, many from the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 47, along with the ROTC Air Force Cadets of Yucaipa and Arlington high schools assembled 74 panels that comprise 58,195 names of service men and women who lost their lives in the Vietnam War.

The Moving Wall will be at the Speedway from July 1-5 and is free to the public. An Opening Ceremony will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. And a Final Roll Call Ceremony will take place on Sunday, July 4, at 6 p.m.

The Auto Club Speedway is located on Cherry Avenue in Fontana, off the Interstate 10 Freeway. Exit at Cherry, head north and the Speedway will be on your left.

2 Comments so far ↓

  1. linda cook says:

    This wall is amazing and emotional. I have been to it twice and every time it is where I can go to it I do. I am a vietnam vet (Army) I have to go see it. Thank you everyone involved in its travels and putting it together. Linda Cook

  2. Maria says:

    Beautiful pictures from the Fontana 4th of July ‘Moving Wall’ Memorial. You captured the atmosphere of the volunteers and soldiers in attendance to pay respect to the fallen and their families. Thank you

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