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Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial, Fruita

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Monument Historic Site
The Western Slope Vietnam War Memorial Park's Field of Dreams is a non-profit corporation. Located in beautiful Fruita, Colorado,

It is a great place to visit and honor the fallen and veterans. The founder is Jim Doody. Who persued this dream to Honor his brother who was lost in the war. Now the park honors many. Any one can donate to the memorial or purchase a brick with a name for the wall.

The WSVWMP features a display of UH-1H Huey Helicopter. The Huey is the symbol of the Vietnam era. All Military branches used the Huey, and all branches are represented at the memorial.
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  • Loved that you could walk up the handicapped accessible ramp to read all the names. A very well thought out memorial.  more »
  • This monument was a solomn place honoring those who gave their lives in the Vietman war. It was noce to see.  more »
  • Very nice site to commemorate and remember those who paid the highest price for the freedoms we sometimes take for granted. Good explanation of the Vietnam Campaign ribbon on site as well. A must read...  more »

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