Travelling Vietnam memorial arrives in Chicago

September 4, 2008 3:18:08 PM PDT
Vietnam veterans are being honored here in Chicago.The moving Vietnam Veterans Memorial arrived at the University of Illinois at Chicago campus today. It is a replica of the memorial in Washington, DC.

It will be on view at Harrison and Halsted through Monday.

Lieutenant Governor Pat Quinn and Chicago Alderman James Balcer took part in opening ceremonies along with many local Vietnam vets.