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Annual Vietnam Veterans Run for the Wall, May 23


Representatives of New Melle VFW Post 5651 will join other veterans groups on Monday, May 23, at the Exit 199 overpass in Wright City to greet an estimated 450 "Run for the Wall" riders on their way to Washington, D.C. The riders are scheduled to arrive in Wentzville at 5:30 p.m. that evening. Supporters plan to start gathering at the overpass between 4 or 4:30 p.m., and the riders are expected around 5 or 5:15 p.m. (Times are approximate and are subject to change.)