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Wall brings back memories for veterans

Two Vietnam veterans looked up into the sky as soon as they heard the Huey helicopter blades chopping through the air.“That was the sound you always wished for, that things are going to get a little bit better,” said Dan Browne, 66, of South Lake Tahoe, who served as a Navy Seabee from April 1966 until January 1969. Browne took two shifts standing guard at the traveling Vietnam Memorial Wall, which came into town Wednesday afternoon.The traveling memorial, an 80 percent scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C., will stay in Carson City until Sunday and …

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