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A Salute to Vietnam-era Veterans

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SFC James K.F. Dung/U.S. Army - National Archives

Coming in June! Take Me Home Huey

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Above is a preview of the three-part documentary Maryland Vietnam War Stories by Maryland Public Television scheduled to air May 24-25-26.

Maryland Vietnam War Stories recounts the harrowing – and occasionally humorous – experiences of military service members during the war and the often-moving insights of these participants some 50 years after the conflict. 
Three years in the making, the film traces the chronology of the war through the personal stories of nearly 100 Vietnam veterans interviewed for the production.  The documentary recounts the harrowing – and occasionally humorous – experiences of military service members during the war and the often-moving insights of these participants some 50 years after the conflict. 

JUNE 18-19

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LZ Maryland takes place on June 18-19, at the Maryland State Fairground. This Father’s Day weekend event is intended to welcome and honor Vietnam veterans and their families from Maryland and nearby states and will feature ceremonies to salute Marylanders killed or missing in combat; the stirring conclusion of a motorcycle “Honor Ride”; a flyover by Huey and Chinook helicopters; displays of Vietnam-era aircraft, vehicles and other artifacts; “The Wall That Heals,” the traveling half-size replica of Washington, D.C.’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial; a Bob Hope USO-style show; and national name entertainment from the Vietnam period among other attractions, displays and commemorations.