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Two Vietnam Vets Receive Medal of Honor

Two American Vietnam veterans were presented with the nation’s highest military decoration for valor at the White House today. Spec. Donald P. Sloat received the award posthumously… 120 more words


PTSD Dreams

Nightmares are a common event at my house.  Even though the Vietnam War has been over for my husband almost fifty years, he re-visits those battlefields, nightly.   702 more words

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Appreciating Volunteers of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Volunteers of The Vietnam Veterans Memorial are seen wearing yellow hats and matching yellow shirts, standing by the Wall with pencils, name rubbing papers, tissues, and knowledge of everything you could have wanted to know from the memorial. 571 more words

Vietnam Veterans

So Many Names...So Many Stories

On this sunny, cool fall Sunday morning, I headed out east through the Kansas prairie to thank someone.

The traveling Vietnam Wall was in El Dorado, Kansas this weekend and I wanted to see it this time around. 301 more words


Vietnam War 50th Anniversary Salute

Joint Base Lewis-McChord salutes Vietnam-era veterans Oct. 9, 1-5 p.m. at Watkins Field.

Details and registration here upper right of page



According to Greg Zoroya’s article “Report: VA Scandal Probe Targets Potential Obstruction of Justice”, published 8-26-2014 in USA Today, “The Inspector General report focused largely on problems at the VA Hospital in Phoenix, the epicenter of the scandal. 483 more words