Memorial Day Dinner Honoring
American Indian Vietnam Warriors
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Join the Heard and its co-host, the Arizona Military Museum, in honoring American Indian Vietnam Warriors as part of a national commemoration of the conflict in Southeast Asia.
The evening features a Grand Entry, honor songs by the Thunder Springs drum group, the national anthem sung n the Navajo language by Shaylin Shabi (Navajo), 2012-13 Miss Native American USA, and other patriotic music.
Guest speaker is Col. Joey Strickland, USA (Ret.), former director of the Arizona Department of Veterans Services
Additional remarks by:
- Heard Museum Director/CEO James Pepper Henry (Kaw/Muscogee Creek)
- Col. Joe Abodeely USA (Ret.) (Choctaw), director of the Arizona Military Museum
RSVP REQUIRED: $20 per person. Attendance limited to 250 persons. Send check payable to Arizona Military Museum
(it must be received by May 15) to:
Arizona Military Museum
9014 N. Wealth Road
Maricopa, AZ 85139