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The Wall That Heals exhibition

The Wall That Heals, a 250-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, along with a mobile Education Center, is scheduled to visit the City of Johns Creek March 30 – April 2 at Newtown Park.
The Wall That Heals honors the more than three million Americans who served in the U.S. Armed forces during the Vietnam War and it bears the names of the more than 58,000 men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice in Vietnam.

Medal of Honor Recipient Command Sgt. Maj. Bennie G. Adkins, U.S. Army (ret), is scheduled to deliver the keynote address during the opening ceremony of The Wall That Heals in Johns Creek, Ga. Thursday, March 30 at 10 a.m.

Dates: Thursday, March 30 - Sunday, April 2
Location: Newtown Park
Cost: FREE!

Photographs of Fulton County residents needed

In an effort to further preserve the legacy of those who sacrificed all in Vietnam, Vietnam Veterans Memorial is committed to finding a photo to go with each of the more than 58,000 names on The Wall. The Wall of Faces allows family and friends to share memories, post pictures and connect with each other.   Collected pictures will be used in the Education Center at The Wall and can also be found on The Wall of Faces.

There are 80 Fulton County residents whose photographs are still needed for the Education Center at The Wall and The Wall of Faces. View the list of names and more information here.