VVA POW/MIA Candlelight Vigil

Korean War Monument

September 18, 2009


 

On September 18, 2009, a POW/MIA Recognition Day Candlelight vigil was held at the Korean War Monument .
This picture, from the Tallahassee Democrat shows Patriot Korean War Veteran Arnold Gruning presenting a
POW Flag on behalf of Purple Heart Chapter 758 to the Commander Richard Ridley of the Vietnam Veteran's
of America Chapter #96. Chapter 758 Commander Washington Sanchez joined the presentation. This event was
sponsored by Vietnam Veteran's of America (VVA) Chapter #96 and the Vietnam Vets Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club.
 



Patriot Korean War Veteran Arnold Gruning was interviewed by ABC Channel 27 at the VVA sponsored
National POW/MIA Recognition Day September 19, 2009 in front of Florida Historic Capitol.


 



Vietnam Veteran's of America (VVA) Chapter #96 and the Vietnam Vets Legacy Vets Motorcycle Club
staged a Vietnam POW cage at the National POW/MIA Recognition Day on the Historic Florida Capitol steps.



 



The National POW/MIA Recognition Day included a fly over by the US Air Force.
 

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