Vietnam Remembered At Finlay Park
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A nonprofit group is celebrating Vietnam War-era veterans with a festival in Columbia.
The Celebrate Freedom Foundation on Saturday is putting on a festival at Finlay Park. The daylong event features living history displays, historic home tours and a free concert.
Helicopters are the theme of this year’s celebration, with models like the Huey, Cobra, Loach and OH-58 on display. There are also other military vehicles, field encampments and reenactment planned.
The group is also putting on a school education day Friday, as well as a Heroes of Freedom dinner at the Medallion Center.
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