What is The Wall That Heals?

The Wall That Heals is a three-quarter scale traveling replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. It honors the men and women who sacrificed themselves in the Vietnam War.

More information on The Wall That Heals can be found here.


The exhibit consists of the replica of the original Wall That Heal and the mobile Education Center. The exhibit is open to the public day and night throughout the visit.

The travelling exhibit was in Indiana from Thursday, October 10, to Sunday, October, 13, in Mack Park. Visits to the site were 24/7 starting at midnight on Wednesday to Sunday at 3 p.m.

A procession of over 75 motorcycles and cars, lead by Sheriff Fyock, escorted The Wall That Heals into Mack Park on October 8 at 4:30 p.m. It traveled down Philadelphia Street to Mack Park. 


Many people waving American flags lined Philadelphia Street to pay tribute at 4:30 p.m. on October 8th. 

Forty-one Indiana County residents were killed or missing in action, and will be featured on The Wall That Heals.

Go to the Wall of Fame Photo Gallery

The Wall That Heals

Some of the other displays include: 


  • Hometown Heroes - Photos of service members who list their home of record from the local area. The photos are part of the effort to put a face to every name on The Wall That Heals for the virtual Wall of Faces.

  • A digital kiosk where visitors can search for names using the online Wall of Faces.

  • Photos of local Vietnam veterans honored through VVMF’s In Memory program which honors veterans who returned home and later died of Vietnam-related illnesses.

Mobile Education Center

The trailer that carries The Wall That Heals transforms to become a mobile Education Center. The exterior of the trailer features a timeline of “The War and The Wall” and provides additional information about the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.


Additional exhibits give visitors a better understanding of the legacy of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and the collection of items left at The Wall That Heals.

We are also providing educational opportunities for any group that wants to take advantage of them. On-site educators can give your group a personal hour long tour. For information on these opportunities please contact Tony DeLoreto at (724) 840-5661.

  • A display of items representative of those left at The Wall That Heals in Washington, D.C. in remembrance of those displayed on it.

  • Map of Vietnam

  • Two paper directories where names can be searched in alphabetical order.

  • The Gold Star Bike, which was donated to VVMF by the American Gold Star Mothers in 2012. The bike is a Softail Custom Harley that pays tribute to the mothers who lost sons to the Vietnam War.

These are the names of our Vietnam veterans from Indiana County that were killed in action during the Vietnam Conflict.


David O. Auen


Robert L. Babula


Elmer E. Barr


James M. Becker


Walter P. Bem


Thomas M. Blystone


James F. Brown


William E. Cannon


Floyd Cogley


Tommy L. Craft


Ralph E. Dias


Wesley E. Dodson


Wibur T. Dunlap


James K. Flannery


Terry L. Fyock


Leslie P. Hagara


Scott O. Henry


   Andrew A. Horchar, Jr.


Ronald L. Johnston


Michael L. Kaito


Robert E. Kline


Thomas W. Laughlin

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August 1966

March 30, 1969


April 30, 1969

August 1, 1967

November 25, 1967

March 20, 1966

March 13, 1969

January 15, 1967

November 12, 1969

October 17, 1967

October 15, 1963

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Wayne E. Lewis, Jr.


William R. Lewis, Jr.


Charles E. Mariskanish


Robert P. Martin, Jr.


Glenn L. McMasters


Franklin D. Meyer


John F. Olesnanik


James R. Pantall


Edward J. Parada


Harold A. Preisendefer


Richard E. Saldano


David P. States


Gary W. Stern


Francis P. Truance


William S. Waddle


Henry L. Weaver


Frank E. Weiss


Frederick A. Young


Robert M. Young

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