Chapter 1079 Observes Veterans Day
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1079 and Associates hosted the 14th annual Northern Utah Veterans Day Parade on Nov. 9 with the Fleet Reserve Association and the City of Layton. The parade stepped off at 11:11 a.m., the minute the Armistice was signed on Nov. 11, 1918.
The parade featured vintage military vehicles, local Junior ROTC units, marching bands and other participants. Afterward, a ceremony was held at Utah’s replica Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall. “Join us, walk with us, honor all our heroes with us, chapter President Dennis Howland said in a letter to the Standard-Examiner.