The opposite of DC’s white, gleaming marble, the black, low-lying Vietnam memorial cuts into the earth. The monument shows the names of the war’s fatalities – listed in the order they died – along a dark, reflective wall.
The Teardrop Memorial - It was a gift to America from the country of Russia and is dedicated "To the Struggle Against World Terrorism." It is in Bayonne, NJ. Around the base of The Teardrop were the names of all those who died on – including 26 Russians.
Such a touching story, "POW/MIA. I bought my POW Bracelet at Glendean when I was 12 years old. I wore it faithfully for many, many years. My officer's name is inscribed in the Vietnam Memorial Wall, he never came home. CWO Robert C.