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Finally…Native American Veteran Memorial Set To Open in 2020

Posted By PowWow Articles April 21st, 2019 Last Updated on: January 19th, 2022

Native Veterans are set to receive a memorial park in 2020 in Washington DC. 

“The Washington Post reported Thursday that design details for the structure titled “Warriors’ Circle of Honor” are still being finalized, though the memorial has been in the works for years.

In 1994, Congress passed legislation mandating the memorial be built at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, which opened 10 years later. But the legislation didn't allow the museum to raise money for it. In 2013, new legislation allowed fundraising.

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Valerie ElFarrah

The Memorial looks impressive, I’d love to see it. What City in No. Ca. is it located in? Do we know which month it will open next year? Thanks.

nancy chippewa

are u still taking names for the wall/plaque?

Ann Hollinger

I don’t know what a website is.Im sorry, I’m not real good with this stuff.thank you, Ann Hollinger

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