LOCATION CHANGE - Navy Gold Star Bells Across America Ceremony & Vietnam Veteran Welcome Home Pinning Ceremony

*Orignally planned to be held at Jackson Plaza onboard NAVSTA Everett, this event has now become a partnership with NAS Whidbey Island, and will be held on their base.*

The Northwest Navy Gold Star Program honors sacrifice and is proud to host the Vietnam Veteran Welcome Home Pinning Ceremony in honor the 50th Commemoration of the Vietnam War.  Any Vietnam Veteran wishing to attend, be recognized, and recieve a pin, please RSVP by email to goldstar@navylifepnw.com.

This ceremony will be combined with Bells Across America for Fallen Service Members, a remembrance event to honor sailors who died while serving on active duty and their surviving family members. Within the ceremony, the names of the Fallen will be read and a bell tolled tolled in their honor. 

Guest Speaker: Michael Reagan, Vietnam Veteran, artist and founder of the Fallen Heroes Project.  Social hour to follow ceremony.

September 17 | Free event
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Naval Air Station Whidbey Island CPO Club
1080 Ault Field Rd, Bldg 138
Oak Harbor, WA 98278