A Fifty Year Anniversary Commemoration of Marines Landing in Da Nang
Friday March 6, 2015 9 am – 5 pm
The National Museum of the Marine Corps
In the Vietnam Gallery:
9:00-5:00 - Listen to Vietnam Veterans throughout the day "share" their experiences and stories.
In Scuttlebutt Theater:
10:00-11:00 - The United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration
Program by Mark Franklin, Colonel, U.S. Army (Ret)
11:30-12:30 - Fighting the North Vietnamese by Richard Camp, Colonel, U.S.
Marine Corps (Ret)
1:30-2:30 - Operation Starlite by Rod Andrew Jr., Colonel, U.S. Marine Corps Reserve
3:00-4:00 - Vietnam: Through a Marine’s Eyes by Bill Peters, Major, U.S. Marine Corps (Ret)
In the galleries exit located outside the Vietnam Gallery:
9:00-5:00 - Exhibits displaying artifacts, artwork, and future events related to
Marines in Vietnam from exhibitors such as the National Museum of the Marine Corps Visitor Services Outreach Team and US Marines Vietnam combat commander and artist, Denham B. Clements, showing his award winning artwork titled, Vietnam Elegy.