"Last Days in Vietnam" Public Screening Event
Tuesday, May 12
“Last Days in Vietnam” Public Screening Event featuring local Vietnam Veteran and Author Bill Albracht. American Experience's "Last Days in Vietnam" was nominated for a 2015 Academy Award® for Documentary Feature. During the chaotic final days of the Vietnam War, as the North Vietnamese Army closed in on Saigon, the South Vietnamese resistance crumbled. Watch unlikely heroes attempt to save as many South Vietnamese as possible at the Vietnam War's end.
Featured Keynote Speaker: William Albracht is a highly decorated Vietnam veteran and retired Secret Service officer. Over a White House career spanning 25 years, he served on the protection details of four American Presidents and of numerous foreign dignitaries. Following his retirement, Albracht managed Executive Security Operations for the Ford Motor Company before returning to his hometown to open a security consulting business.
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
CityView Celebrations at Trimble Pointe
701 12th Street, Moline
Doors open at 6:00pm. Refreshments served. No RSVP required.
Veteran preferred parking is available on site. Shuttle service will be provided by Trimble Funeral Home before and after the event from 5:30-6:15 p.m. and 7:15-8:00 p.m.
from a location to be designated.