2018 Vietnam Killed in Action, Grave site Commemoration.

The Vietnam Veterans Association of Australia Western Australian Branch Inc [V.V.A.A. W.A.], will conduct the 2018 Vietnam, Killed in Action [KIA], Grave Site Commemoration, at 2.00pm, Saturday 18th August.

 

This service, is to honour those Western Australian servicemen, who paid the Supreme Sacrifice during the Vietnam War.

 

46 of the KIA’s are at rest within the Perth War and Karrakatta Cemeteries, 2 KIA’s are at rest in Eastern states locations, while 16 KIA’s are at rest at 13 country locations in Western Australia.

 

Poppy tributes are placed on the grave sites of each serviceman, with the ODE being recited. Following the Gravesite visits, a short Commemorative Service is held in the Garden of Remembrance, at the Perth War Cemetery.

 

The V.V.A.A. W.A. invite family members, veterans and friends to participate in this Commemoration.

 

Meet at the Perth War Cemetery, at 1.45pm for a 2.00pm start.  

                           

For further details, contact Richard, 0424 368 670 or e-mail president@vvaawa.org.au .