MADISON, WI (WTAQ) - The 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War will be observed on Friday at the State Capitol in Madison.
The state Veterans' Affairs Department is putting on a public event called "Operation Dustoff -- Vietnam Remembered."
It will include a motorcycle rally led by veterans, numerous displays in the Capitol, and a ceremony in the Rotunda.
The speakers include U.S. Veterans' Affairs' official John Garcia, Medal of Honor winner Gary Wetzel, and Vietnam veteran George Banda.
After the ceremony, the nearby Wisconsin Veterans Museum will have an open house to show a new Civil War exhibit.