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Welcome Home Veterans Celebration

Thursday, Sep 19, 2019 at 8:30am

Various Venues in Clarksville
Clarksville, TN 37040

Schedule:
8:30 am - Hero Breakfast - Held at First Baptist Church Clarksville, this breakfast will pair JROTC cadets and students from the local high schools with veterans and active duty soldiers for a guided discussion and meal.
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American Veterans Traveling Tribute Wall and Field of Honor, 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit located at Beachaven Winery, 1100 Dunlop Lane.

The American Veteran Traveling Tribute Wall is a 360 feet long and 80% the size of the wall in Washington DC. The AVTT Wall will be open 24 hours a day beginning at 12:00pm Thursday, September 13th till 3:00pm on Sunday, September 16th.

Korean War Memorial - Making its debut appearance, the traveling Korean War Memorial features 19 soldiers in formation, with 3 additional soldiers around a campfire.

Field of Honor Tribute to Veterans is a display of flags sponsored in honor or in memory of veterans, first responders, family and friends. These 3 foot by 5 foot flags will line the field behind the AVTT Wall. It promises to be a beautiful and moving sight.

Additionally, the 9/11 Never Forget Mobile Exhibit will make its first appearance in Clarksville.

7:30 pm -Remembrance Ceremony/Wreath Laying at the American Traveling Tribute Wall. Skydivers, a Massing of the Colors, tributes and wreath laying to honor those names listed on the wall and on the Remembering Our Fallen exhibit.

This event listing provided for the Clarksville community events calendar. Community events are not associated with or sponsored by AARP, but may be of interest to you. If you have an event to share, let us know!

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