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A war remembered: Vietnam War Commemoration Ceremony draws veterans, family members

Courtland Wilson
Joe Lucas, 54, holds a book with a photo of names etched in the Vietnam Wall at the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemoration Ceremony on March 29 at Ft. Logan National Cemetery. Lucas is a Cold War veteran who came to remember his five friends who died from the Vietnam War. Over 500 spectators, family members, and veterans came to pay their respects to those who served in the Vietnam War. Photo by Courtland Wilson.

Hundreds gathered for the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War March 29. Veterans, family members and friends helped celebrate at the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War Commemoration Ceremony at Ft. Logan National Cemetery. March 29 is the date the final U.S. troops left Vietnam in 1975.

This story has been edited from its original form to reflect the correct end date of the Vietnam War.