Those Killed in Action, Gold Star Families Honored Thursday at Moving Wall

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The visit of the Vietnam Veterans Moving Wall officially opens with a ceremony Thursday evening at 7 p.m. which will also honor servicemen and women killed in action and Gold Star Families.

The half-size replica of the Vietnam Memorial in Washington, D.C., will be at Gore Place in Waltham starting Thursday and will be on view through Aug. 15.

Thursday’s ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. and Watertown Veteran’s groups will take part, said Watertown Veteran’s Agent Mark Comeiro.

There will be other ceremonies taking place during the Moving Wall’s visit.

Friday, Aug. 12 @ 7 p.m. – Dedicated to MIAs, POWs and Their Families

Saturday, Aug. 13 @ 2 p.m. – In Honor of All Vietnam Veterans

Sunday, Aug. 14 @ 2 p.m. – In Honor of Our Active Duty Military

Gore Place is located at 52 Gore St. in Waltham, but the Moving Wall is located near the Grove Street entrance.

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