December 12, 2018

New Army museum will feature six National Guardsmen

When the National Museum of the United States Army opens to the public outside Washington, D.C. in 2020; six New York Army National Guard soldiers will […]
December 10, 2018

Siuslaw News | Brass plaque returned to Florence

Dec. 8, 2018 — Sometimes bad stories have unexpectedly good endings. That is certainly the case from the perspective of local veteran, Tony Cavarno.
December 7, 2018

Wall honors Oregon’s veterans

Dec. 8, 2018 — Veterans from the Umpqua Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America arrived in Florence Friday morning with a replica of the …
December 7, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall on display this weekend at Oregon Coast Military Museum

The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America set up its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s Oregon Coast Military …
December 3, 2018

Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall in Florence Dec. 7-9

FLORENCE — The Umpqua Valley Chapter of the Vietnam Veterans of America will exhibit its Oregon Memorial Traveling Wall inside Florence’s …
November 29, 2018

Traveling Oregon memorial wall coming to Florence

A wall honoring Oregon veterans of Vietnam and other conflicts will be on display at the Oregon Coast Military Museum as part of its Pearl Harbor …
November 14, 2018

A ground-breaking salute to veterans

After years of coordination, planning and fundraising, the Lake Oswego Veterans and First Responders Memorial has officially broken ground.
November 13, 2018

Ground-breaking ceremony held for Veterans Memorial

BANDON – The Bandon Veterans Memorial is on its way to becoming a reality. … to Roger Straus for writing our successful Oregon Parks and Recreation […]
November 13, 2018

Veterans and War Memorials Grant Applications Open

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD)'s Veterans’ and War Memorials Grant Program was created and established to provide funding assistance to local governments for the construction and restoration of veterans’ and war memorials. The program will help honor Oregon’s soldiers and veterans by commemorating their service to the country.