Youngest volunteer reads names at Moving Wall

Youngest volunteer reads names at Moving Wall

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- The youngest volunteer paid respects at The Moving Wall in Elmira Friday evening alongside veterans visiting the Memorial site.

12 hrs 25 mins ago by Sam Shapiro
World War II Veteran spends time at Moving Wall

World War II Veteran spends time at Moving Wall

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Vietnam vets at the Moving Wall Friday afternoon had their respects paid by many, including a veteran from World War II.

13 hrs 11 mins ago by Sam Shapiro
Moving Wall aims to educate youth about Vietnam War

Moving Wall aims to educate youth about Vietnam War

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Many people across the Twin Tiers have learned so much from coming to the Moving Wall and learned even more from hearing about veterans' experiences.

13 hrs 38 mins ago by Sam Shapiro
Young Volunteer Helps Find Names at the Moving Wall

Young Volunteer Helps Find Names at the Moving Wall

Dominick's volunteer efforts at The Moving Wall show the Vietnam veterans and their families that their legacies will continue on with the younger generation. For him, it's about service with heart.

17 hrs 58 mins ago by Renata Stiehl
A history through mourning: The Moving Wall

A history through mourning: The Moving Wall

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- The Moving Wall has been venturing across the nation for over 30 years. The half-size replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. was started by John Devitt in 1984. Devitt visited the dedication of the Vietnam Memorial in 19

July 1st, 7:50 AM EDT by Kurt Martone
Veterans resources available at Moving Wall

Veterans resources available at Moving Wall

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- There are an array of resources all veterans can take advantage of at the Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial throughout the week.  

June 30th, 7:56 PM EDT by Sam Shapiro
The Moving Wall in Elmira: When Can You See It?

The Moving Wall in Elmira: When Can You See It?

The Wall will be on continuous public display at Eldridge Park beginning Wednesday, June 29th until 4PM on Monday, July 4th.

June 30th, 2:02 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
First full day of the Moving Vietnam Memorial Wall at Eldridge Park

First full day of the Moving Vietnam Memorial Wall at Eldridge Park

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- One woman, Kathy, volunteered to read names of people killed in the Vietnam War. "It was definitely a surreal feeling, standing in front of the wall and reading all of the names of the people who gave their life," She drove 45 minut

June 30th, 8:21 AM EDT by Kurt Martone
Moving Wall Opening Ceremony

Moving Wall Opening Ceremony

Today, a traveling tribute, the Moving Wall arrived in Eldridge Park. The wall pays tribute to those who lost their life in the Vietnam War.

June 29th, 9:30 PM EDT by Alexandra Deryn
Moving Wall escorted to Eldridge Park

Moving Wall escorted to Eldridge Park

ELMIRA, N.Y. (WENY) -- Locals were cheering for the arrival of the Vietnam Moving Wall Memorial Wednesday morning on its escort over to Eldridge Park.

June 29th, 8:02 PM EDT by Sam Shapiro
Vietnam Veterans Memorial Visitors Encourage People to Visit Elmira's "The Moving Wall"

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Visitors Encourage People to Visit Elmira's "The Moving Wall"

WASHINGTON, D.C. - “The Moving Wall” a half-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. is stopping by Elmira. We caught up with visitors on the National Mall who said visiting the Memorial is an emotional experience. &ld

June 29th, 3:26 PM EDT by Rachel Knapp
Vietnam Reflections: Mark Goldman

Vietnam Reflections: Mark Goldman

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with Mark Goldman who served in the U.S. Navy.

June 25th, 12:17 AM EDT by Nick Quattrini
Vietnam Reflections: Gerry Mletzko Sr.

Vietnam Reflections: Gerry Mletzko Sr.

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with Gerry Mletzko Sr. who served in the U.S. Army.

June 10th, 11:36 PM EDT by Nick Quattrini
Vietnam Reflections: Steve Tuma

Vietnam Reflections: Steve Tuma

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with Steve Tuma who served in the U.S. Army.

June 4th, 12:44 AM EDT by Nick Quattrini
Chemung Co. Vietnam Veteran Inducted into NYS Veterans Hall of Fame

Chemung Co. Vietnam Veteran Inducted into NYS Veterans Hall of Fame

Dennis Wolfe, Sr. was inducted into the New York State Veterans Hall of Fame by Senator Tom O'Mara.

May 30th, 6:56 PM EDT by Renata Stiehl
Vietnam Reflections: George Schieder

Vietnam Reflections: George Schieder

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with George Schieder who served in the U.S. Marine Corps. George, along with his brother, enlisted in the Marines and served overseas.

May 28th, 12:56 AM EDT by Nick Quattrini
History and details behind the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

History and details behind the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

As we anxiously wait for The Moving Wall to be showcased here in Elmira this summer, we’re getting to know a little bit more about the details and history of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.  

May 26th, 8:47 PM EDT by Rachel Knapp
Vietnam Reflections: Michael 'Mickey' Carey

Vietnam Reflections: Michael 'Mickey' Carey

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with Michael "Mickey" Carey who served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

May 21st, 12:37 AM EDT by Nick Quattrini
Vietnam Reflections: George Uribe

Vietnam Reflections: George Uribe

WENY News continues to share the stories of Vietnam veterans in the Twin Tiers. This week, we are talking with George Uribe, who served in the U.S. Army.

May 14th, 12:15 AM EDT by Nick Quattrini
Support raised for veterans at 5K for VVA

Support raised for veterans at 5K for VVA

Vietnam Veterans Association Chapter 803 worked alongside Elmira College students Sunday morning in raising support for The Moving Wall coming to Eldridge Park this summer.

May 9th, 11:17 AM EDT by Sam Shapiro
Vietnam Reflections: Dennis Wolfe Sr.
Vietnam Reflections: Dennis Wolfe Sr.

This week, we are talking with Dennis Wolfe Sr., a U.S. Army veteran.

National Vietnam War Veterans Day Observed in Elmira
National Vietnam War Veterans Day Observed in Elmira

ELMIRA, N.Y.(WENY)-- For the first time ever Elmira observed National Vietnam War Veterans Day. The event took place at the Woodlawn National Cem

Vietnam Reflections: Bob Purdy
Vietnam Reflections: Bob Purdy

This week, we are talking with Bob Purdy, a U.S. Navy veteran.

Vietnam Reflections: Kenneth Krieger
Vietnam Reflections: Kenneth Krieger

This week, we are talking with Kenneth Krieger, a U.S. Army veteran.

Vietnam Reflections: Gary Steinhilper
Vietnam Reflections: Gary Steinhilper

This week, we are talking with Gary Steinhilper a U.S. Air Force veteran.

Vietnam Reflections: Marty O'Donnell
Vietnam Reflections: Marty O'Donnell

This week, we are talking with Marty O'Donnell a U.S. Army veteran who served with the 4th Infantry Division.

Vietnam Reflections: Dan Delany
Vietnam Reflections: Dan Delany

This week, we are talking with Dan Delany a U.S. Army veteran who served with the 1st Cavalry Division.

Vietnam Reflections: Don Haus
Vietnam Reflections: Don Haus

Haus, who currently lives in Endicott, says he joined the Army as an artilleryman at the age of 19, and when he was deployed to Vietnam he was put with the infantry.