Ulster County Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall
July 18 - 22
Saugerties, NY 

    

Information

 

The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall

The Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall is a 5/8 replica of the monument in Washington D.C. Learn more about the wall at their website by clicking on the link.

What to Expect

There are a myriad programs and services being offered for this special event.  Click this link to find out what is being offered for Veterans and Visitors alike by clicking here.

Sponsors

These are all of the communities, organizations and individuals that have donated money and volunteered time towards this project.  Please consider adding your name to this list. Each picture or logo links to an associated webpage.

         

Sawyer MotorsKirwan's Game StoreUlster Savings BankVeteran's Honored For His Glory, Inc.Begnal MotorsVanKleeck's TiresEsopus SeniorsKingston Nissan
Charles Winters Real EstateRhinebeck FordAngela's PizzaA Slice of ItalyGreco MotorsNJA AuctionsSierra AgencySmith Hardware
TDC Auto RepairStarr CollisionMontano's ShoesBenson SteelCounty-Wide Seamless GuttersEmmanuel's MarketMickey's Igloo 3Valley Spas #1 & #2
Polaski Dental GroupAlbany Ave. GarageRIPS Auto PartsLoughlin State Farm InsuranceCiardullo PrintingCamp Grace, Inc. Soup KitchenVietnam Veterans of America Chapter 60Romeo Chevrolet Buick GMC
Mowers and MoreMHV Federal Credit UnionJ. Mullen & SonsAqua-Jet Pools and ServiceMid-Hudson Logistics & TransportKrause's ChocolatesR&R CycleWoodstock Harley
Sawyer ChevroletVFW Post 5034American Legion Post 72Northeast USA Vietnam VeteransAdams Fairacre FarmsDancing TulipAmerican Legion Post 950Stewart's Shops
VFW Post 1386Saugerties LumberIronworkers Local 417Trustco BankAmerican Legion Post 1219Tim Mauro CoArctic AdventuresLiggan Insurance
Jolly Cow Ice CreamAntonio's Pizzeria of RosendaleKeith Bennett's Karate AcademyPeak Trading Co.Lopiano & CompanyAnchor Fence of NYBenny's PizzeriaSteyer's Hudson Valley Auto
Auto PerfectionTroy's Auto BodyCourtyard by Marriot, KingstonWhip-O-Will CampsitesTruck & TrailerAmerican Legion Riders 950  

 

Calendar

 

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Ulster County KIA

To learn more about these heroes that gave their lives, please click here

Arrival Convoy

Arrival Honor Escort

The Vietnam Traveling Wall will arrive on Wed. 7/18/18.  To honor its arrival and spread awareness of the event, an escort convoy will lead the Wall through Ulster County and into the Saugerties venue.  A motorcycle cadre of over 200 bikes plus law enforcement will lead the truck containing the Wall, along with an overhead escort by an authentic Vietnam period Kiowa helicopter.

The escort convoy will originate at the New Baltimore Rest Area on the NYS Thruway South (mile marker 127).  Motorcyclists interested in joining the escort must be at New Baltimore South by 10:00am.  For further information and coordination of bikers, please contact Ira at 845-235-3842 or iraweiner@hvc.rr.com.  The convoy is planned for the following route:

Assemble at rest area on the NYS Thruway (I-87S) at 10:00am on 7/18/18:

https://goo.gl/maps/A7R1ucyB9252   (New Baltimore Rest Area, mile marker 127) then,

I-87 south, off at exit 19 Kingston. 

Traffic Circle to Chandler Drive (I-587).

I-587 to Broadway eastbound.

Broadway to US-9W north.

US-9W north to Village of Saugerties.

To Cantine Complex in Saugerties (End, approx.. 12:00pm).  Map link for destination/venue:  https://goo.gl/maps/wE55zrUnj722

Total distance:  approx. 52 miles; Est. duration:  1.5 hrs. 

Printable Form

Volunteer/Donate

Volunteers are needed! 

Click here for a fillable sign up sheet


Shifts Available

0800-1200
1201-1600
1601-2000
2001-2400


Jobs Available

Entrance Greeters
Parking Guides
Information Booth
Name Locator Booth
Security Monitors
Water/Coffee Distribution
Command Post

Click here for detailed spreadsheet


Would you like to Volunteer?

Fill Out the form above

E-mail the completed form to uctravwall@co.ulster.ny.us
or
Fax the completed form above to 845-340-3194
or
Send or hand-deliver the completed form to:
UC Veterans Services
5 Development Court
Kingston, NY 12401


Would you like to Donate?

You may make checks payable to
"Traveling Wall — 72"
and send to: 30 John St.
Saugerties, NY 12477

Would you like to donate materials, food, or anything else?
E-mail uctravelingwall2018@gmail.com and we will get back to you promptly.

Keep checking back to see if we've added other ways to help out.

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