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Building a wall of remembrance

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Leader photos by NANCY BERGERON

Pictured above, Spc. Keaton Hightower (left) and Pfc. Brandi Powers (right) carry a section of the wall for assembly. The wall is an 80 percent replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D. C. The traveling wall stands 8 feet high and is 360 feet long. Pictured below, The truck and trailer carrying the portable wall emerges from beneath the Kanas City Southern Railroad overpass on its way to the Louisiana Tech University greenway at the corner of Tech Drive and West Railroad Avenue where the wall now stands.

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