At 10:00 AM, Wednesday, July 30, 2014, American Legion Riders will gather at the Super 8 in Little Falls, MN to escort the Mobile Riverine Force Association Museum to Bemidji. All riders are welcome to join.
The escort begins in Little Falls, travels west on Hwy 10 to Motley, then turns north on Hwy 64. There will be a break in Akeley at the VFW then the escort will proceed north to Bemidji.
Veterans and non-veterans are encouraged to join the escort. Upon arrival at Beltrami County Fair there will be a short program welcoming the Museum and the Escort Riders followed by refreshments at Lazy Jacks, located near the Fairgrounds.
The sides of the Memorial and Museum Trailer list all U.S. Army 9th Infantry Division KIAs as well as all Naval KIAs in Vietnam. On the inside the viewer will get a first-hand glimpse of the American river war experience in Vietnam.
For more information please go to the April1 post: http://www.wendellaffield.com/war/mobile-riverine-force-museum-to-visit-2014-beltrami-county-fair