VIETNAM TRAVELING MEMORIAL WALL
Three-fifths sized replica of the memorial located on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., between the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial, along Constitution Avenue . This Traveling Wall has made 18 stops this year and has 13 stops already scheduled for 2016.
The traveling wall’s design is similiar in size but shape varies. When attending the permanent memorial the bottom of the wall grows below the ground while the traveling wall grows above.
For both memorials the highest panels are in the center. The traveling memorial measures more than 10 feet tall.
The last two panels on each side of the memorial are reserved for names to be added. Since 1982, 347 names have been added to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall.
List of 58,286 names of American service members who lost their lives during the 16 years of the Vietnam war.