Moving Wall

The Vietnam Moving Wall in Natick, Massachusetts from June 9 - 12, 2011.



Thank youThe Vietnam Moving Wall project was in Natick, Massachusetts from June 9 - 12, 2011, at the Natick High School soccer field on West Street, next to the football field on the same side of the street. The wall was open to the public 24 hours a day.

If you have pictures you'd like to share on the pictures pages, please visit our contact page for the email link. Thanks.

The Moving Wall is a replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC. Please see the about page for more information.

Moving Wall NatickThe Natick Veterans Council brought the Moving Wall to our community to honor and respect those that made the ultimate sacrifice through remembrance and education and to give our community an opportunity that they would never otherwise have.

Of the more than 58,000 Americans who gave their lives in Vietnam, there are eleven fallen heroes from Natick. Their names, rank, branch, location on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the date they gave their lives is provided here:

Rank
Name
Branch
Location
Died
1LT
Arthur E. Wright III
USA
12E – 118
November 25, 1966
HM3
Thomas S. Donovan
USN
21E – 44
June 3, 1967
LCPL
Dennis M. Higgins
USMC
22E – 28
June 21, 1967
2LT
Allen R. Loane
USMC
27E – 21
September 27, 1967
CPL
Keith M. Flumere
USMC
44E – 16
March 11, 1968
SSGT
Dennis M. Poteat
USA
47E – 17
March 30, 1968
PFC
John M. Madden, Jr.
USA
26W – 48
April 25, 1969
1LT
Roger D. Brown
USAF
19W – 43
August 15, 1969
EMC
Eldon W. Tozer
USN
16W – 103
November 20, 1969
SP4
Kevin F. Lynch
USA
7W – 49
September 9, 1970
CPL
Richard B. Rinehart
USA
5W – 108
February 15, 1971

If you know how to contact family members of Sergeant Dennis M. Poteat, Lieutenant Roger D. Brown, or Officer Eldon W. Tozer, please call Marty Grady at 508-653-8391 or email contact@movingwallnatick.org.

The Natick Veterans Council is a local non-profit, all volunteer organization; it does not receive any funding from the town of Natick. We cannot bring The Moving Wall to our community without your support. You can help us meet our goal by making a financial contribution. The Natick Moving Wall project is under the direction of the Natick Veterans Council. All donations are tax-deductible.

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The Natick Moving Wall project is under the direction of the Natick Veterans Council.
All donations are tax-deductible. Donations may be made payable to:
The Moving Wall-Natick, P.O. Box 162, Natick, MA 01760

Photo credits: John Shoemaker, Randy Brewer, Maureen Sullivan, Jeanne Williamson Ostroff, Patty Hebert, Cheryl Skinner, Carol Krentzman, Ron Mura, Elizabeth Ninemire

This web site was last updated 18 June 2011

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