The National Vietnam War Museum

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The National Vietnam War Museum celebrates at least two events each year, the spring fundraiser and the honoring of the wall in the Vietnam Memorial Garden.


The Friends of the Museum Invite you to the Sixteenth Annual Spring Fundraiser for The National Vietnam War Museum

Saturday, April 1, 2017
The Grand Hall at NRH Centre 6000 Hawk Ave, North Richland Hills, TX 76180

Bar & Silent auction begin at 6:00 p.m.
Buffet dinner begins at 6:45 p.m. Entrees will be Three Cheese Lasagna, Chicken Alfredo, and Spaghetti. Catered by Iron Horse Catering.
Live auction with our friend, auctioneer Jay Fiske, begins approximately 7:30 p.m.
Entertainment: HELLO VIETNAM - A Tribute to BOB HOPE and America's Heroes.
Featuring Bob Hope (Lynn Roberts) and Marilyn Monroe (Grace Neely)
Evening ends at 10:00 pm

A block of rooms is reserved at the Hampton Inn & Suites, 1600 Hurst Town Center, Hurst TX Call 817-503-7777. Shuttle is available from DFW airport and the event.


Please RSVP using the reply cards linked below.

Fundraising continues for our new facility. You have currently raised over $350,000 for the new facility. Our builders club membership includes: Brazos Foundation, Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home, The Carl E. Kessler Family Foundation, John & Monica Chesnut, Katie Daniels, Betty Dettre, Fort Wolters Chapter VHPA, In Honor & Memory of Richard C. Allen (Laine Perry), Norman D. and Margaret N. McMullen, Jim & Iola Messinger, Bill & Judy Murphy, Su Nasche, Dave & Lorraine Pashby, Don & Leigh Payne, Jerry & Letta Staggs, VFW Post 2399, Barbara Wheeler (In Memory of CW4 Michael J Wheeler), and Allan & Helen Werst,
Builders Club members will be listed near the entrance to the building, and will receive recognition during the fundraising campaign. We only need 65 more Club Members to be able to open the doors in 2017.






The 6th Annual Wall Update took place June 6, 2015. It was a beautiful day to honor the 13 soldiers whose names were added to the wall in the Vietnam Memorial Garden.

The 13 soldiers' names added are:

  • PFC Henry John Drozdowski, Jr - Panel 17E Line 102
  • PFC Danny Joe Wilson - Panel 18E Line 109
  • PFC Ronald Hall - Panel 27E Line 039
  • SP4 Alan Leslie Seamans - Panel 27E Line 098
  • SSG Jerry Leon Antrich - Panel 29E Line 009
  • PFC Paul Luther Loidolt - Panel 48E Line 004
  • MSG Walter Hugh Mauldin - Panel 60E Line 014
  • SFC Frederick Joseph Baum - Panel W04 Line 016
  • SP4 Thomas Charles Littles - Panel W14 Line 015
  • PFC Robert Kroptavich - Panel W35 Line 050
  • PFC Gregory Jackson Franklin - Panel W37 Line 41
  • SP4 William Arthur Gabrielsen - Panel W44 Line 062
  • SP5 Michael Noel Faherty - Panel W46 Line 037

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04-01-2017 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm