The Vietnam Veterans Memorial In Washington, D.C.

Maya Ying Lin, born (October 5, 1959) is an American Designer and Sculptor. In 1981, while an undergraduate at Yale University she achieved National recognition when she won a National Design Competition for the planned Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. It was dedicated in 1982.

Frederick Elliott Hart, (November 3,1943-August 13, 1999) was an American Sculptor. The creator of hundreds of public monuments, portraits, and other works of art. Hart is most famous for a part of the Washington National Cathedral and the Three Serviceman at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. It was Dedicated in 1984

Glenna Maxey Goodacre, (August 28, 1939-April 13, 2020) was an American Sculptor most famous piece was a bronze sculpture of the Vietnam Women's Memorial depicting 3 uniformed women helping a wounded male G.I. The women who served in all branches of the Military, humanitarian organizations and the women who waited at home deserve to be honored. This sculpture was dedicated to the 11,500 women who served in Vietnam as Nurses, intelligence analysts, air traffic controllers and other roles. It was dedicated on Veterans Day in 1993. March 29, 2024 is National Vietnam War Veterans Day

Robert Stilwell

Retired Mfg Supervisor

Volume 16, Issue 3, Posted 8:59 AM, 03.01.2024