I always wanted to do something special to honor my childhood friend, Carter
Freund, as well as three other McHenry High School classmates: James
Ambrose, III and Glenn Davis from the class of 1964 and John Granath, Jr.
from the class of 1967, all had lost their lives in Vietnam.  I did not want anyone
to forget about them.  I started working on a proposal to build a Memorial for
all those who served during the Vietnam war, especially those McHenry
Community High School classmates who gave their all for our country.  

With the aid of committee volunteers, MCHS Class of 1964, Mayor Low and
McHenry City Council, the VFW and other McHenry area Veteran organizations,
the  fundraising project now is underway.

Richard J. Phannenstill
Committee Chairman
MCHS Class of 1964 Memorial Fund
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Richard Phannenstill  
MCHS Class of '64 Memorial Fund Chairman/Founder
Welcome to the McHenry Vietnam Veterans Memorial Webpage  
We thank you for your interest and your support.
Richard J. Phannenstill was a crew
chief and door gunner with the
121st Assault Helicopter Company
in Soc Trang, So. Vietnam in 1967
and is a Disabled American
Veteran.  To learn more about
Memorial Design by Ron Fuhler and provided to The Ten Chances
Project  by Ron Fuhler and the MCHS Class of 1964 Memorial

Cannon Visual Concepts, The Ten Chances Project, their agents,
owners, associates and assigns are not affiliated with the designer and
had no part in the Memorial conception or design.

For inquiries, contact the MCHS Class of 1964 Memorial Committee.
Please consider a contribution to the
McHenry Vietnam Veterans Memorial.
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All are invited to join in honoring the sacrifices
of those who paid the price for our freedom
and thanking all who served.  

Veterans Day Observance
10:00 am
Veterans Park
1450 Court Street, McHenry, IL 60050

Rifle Salute at 11:11
Honored Guests
Performance by Student Choir
Warriors Watch Riders Salute to our Veterans

Unveiling and Dedication
The McHenry Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Complimentary Veterans Day Luncheon
to follow
at VFW Post 4600
(donations gratefully accepted)
All welcome to attend

For more information on Luncheon contact
Riley Bowe VFW Post 4600
Donations are gratefully being accepted
to help cover the final costs of the
Memorial.  We thank you
for your generosity and your
commitment to honoring the memories
of our Veterans.