Skip to comments.Vietnam Memorial Wall Defaced This Weekend (September 7-9, 2007)
Posted on 09/09/2007 6:55:45 PM PDT by tgslTakoma
Mrs. Trooprally called me this evening to tell me that she and her husband, as well as Concretebob, saw damage along almost the entire length of the Vietnam Memorial Wall. They found this damage this morning, when they walked through the area before participating in the September 11th Freedom Walk.
Concretebob was told by a National Park Service employee that the damage was done on Friday night. There was no police report taken or written about the vandalism, apparently. And the damage was still very much there today.
Here are a few of the photos that Mrs. Trooprally took this morning...
This first one is not so noticeable, but as they walked into the center, it got worse.
It looks like the person who did this walked along The Wall with some type of container, perhaps hidden at their side so that they could squirt the oily substance without being caught in the act.
The names along the lower part of The Wall appear to have taken the brunt of the damage.
Because of the reflective nature of The Wall, Mrs. Trooprally had a tough time capturing the extent of the damage. Mr. Trooprally said that the oily substance has discolored the shiny stone, but that it has been absorbed into the more porous area where the names are etched into The Wall.
People on the conservative side of the universe have consciences, and the utmost respect for our fallen warriors. I don’t think any conservative would do something like this; not even to a memorial for a person or cause with which they do not agree.
Ma Sound the Ping and play call to arms
Dawn dishwashing liquid and a high pressure sprayer should fix it as for the scum that done it there aint enough dawn detergent !
I’ll bet a little carbon tet would take it right off.
Cowards ! May they rot in hell those that did this! You read this you cowards? Satan has a place for you, and, perhaps your lifestyle will hasten your return trip to hell, this country is far to good a place for you to reside on.
Oh, my! You aren't allowed to say those words anymore, are you? What about the earth? What about the human race?
I think we have an idea of who it could have been ... The anti-war left would be my guess
I did a little digging around on the lefty sites this evening, and whoever did this is being quiet about it.
But I found a comment by a person who says he/she is "SDS," posted August 27th on a thread about the Gathering of Eagles, saying, "if they come to our march we will spray the wall."
What kind of low-life pond scum would do this to a memorial to our fallen?
“ever pressing the issue to the point where some extraordinary measures will have to be brought up”
A good asskicking can solve many a liberal illness...
Why get Gub’ment involved?
Just be sure to state TWICE(with witnesses) that you fear for your safety...
Despicable also describes the person or persons who did this.
Which should be a most interesting starting point/clue for all us Sherlock-Holmes-wannabees.
My FReind,there are no least important areas.
There was nothing in the media about this. One would assume that if park employees knew about it they would have reported it to the park police and the reporters who make their livings reading police blotters would have picked it up. The America-hating MSM would love to report on the desecration of the VN War Memorial, especially if they thought the usual array of traitors and anarchists were successfully involved.
In the long and sordid history of dirt-ball things done by the Left this is one of the worst things they’ve done.
Good find tgsl. Looks like one of them jumped the gun.
Why are they too wimpy to face a group of Viet Nam Vets in daylight, face to face?
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