The Wings Over Camarillo Air Show and The City of Camarillo are Commemorative Partners in the Department of Defense Vietnam War Commemoration.
Please join us on Saturday August 19th or Sunday August 20th, from 10:00 am to 12 pm or 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at our Veteran’s Tent for a special Vietnam War 50 Year Commemoration event at the Wings Over Camarillo Air Show, presented by California Aeronautical University. Around the country, venues are honoring veterans of the Vietnam War with a Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin – A Lasting Memento of the Nation’s Thanks! Living United States veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces at any time during the period of November 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of location, are eligible to receive one lapel pin.
The Commemorative Objectives are:
- To thank and honor veterans of the Vietnam War, including personnel who were held as prisoners of war or listed as missing in action, for their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States and to thank and honor the families of these veterans.
- To highlight the service of the Armed Forces during the Vietnam War and the contributions of Federal agencies and governmental and non governmental organizations that served with or in support of the Armed Forces.
- To pay tribute to the contributions made on the home front by the people of the United States during the Vietnam War.
- To highlight the advances in technology, science, and medicine related to military research conducted during the Vietnam War.
- To recognize the contributions and sacrifices made by the allies of the United States during the Vietnam War.
To find out more about Vietnam War Commemoration events going on around the country, visit: www.vietnamwar50th.com.
In order to participate at the WINGS OVER CAMARILLO AIR SHOW event, you must register by August 10th, 2017 with a valid DD214 showing you were on active duty any time between November 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975. To receive your pin at this event, you will be provided 1 (one) free Adult General Admission ticket good for either Saturday August 19th or Sunday August 20th. For family members that may want to attend, we are offering Adult General Admission tickets at a special Vietnam Veteran discount of $15. Kids 12 and under are free. The City Of Camarillo will provide free parking at the northwest end of the Camarillo Outlet Mall and a shuttle to the Air Show. Parking and free shuttle is also available at the Camarillo Airport West Parking Lot on Eubanks Street. To obtain your free ticket and family discount code, you must register by August 10th using the link below or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Before starting your online registration, please read this information:
- You will need an email address to receive your registration information.
- If you don’t have email, you will need to mail your information to Camarillo Wings Association (CWA), 79 Daily Drive #265, Camarillo, CA 93010. Your mail must be postmarked no later than August 10th in order to be accepted.
- Once you register from our online form, you will receive email notice that we have received your registration. Make sure your email address is correct or you will not receive the notice and we will not be able to contact you.
- If you have questions about registration or any issues, you can call the CWA at (805) 419-3530 and leave a message or email Vietnam@wingsovercamarillo.com.