Oregonians are organizing a Vietnam War Memorial on the Oregon State Capitol Grounds
“Let us honor our warriors and remember the fallen”
Located at the southwest corner of Wilson Park on Oregon State Capital Grounds in Salem, the proposed memorial will feature …
– Vietnam memorial: A set of black granite columns to commemorate the 710 Oregonians killed in the Vietnam War. Their names will listed by their home of record
– Four benches – Brothers Benches — to honor the two Oregon families that lost two sons in Vietnam.
– Persian Gulf Memorial: A Persian Gulf War Memorial will pay tribute the six Oregonians who died in Operation Desert Storm.
– Purple Heart Memorial: A plaque remembering all recipients of the Purple Heart Medal from Oregon
– Gold Star memorial: A memorial monument designed by the Hershel “Woody” Williams Foundation will honor the more than 6,000 Gold Star Families from Oregon.
Make a donation to support building the Vietnam War Memorial in the State Capitol
Oregon Veteran’s Association
PO Box 2385
Beaverton, OR, 97075
OVA is a 501 c(4) in application. Donations not exempt.