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A homecoming decades in the making

Rich Mur­ray re­turned from war more than four dec­ades ago, but nev­er re­ceived a prop­er “wel­come home,” but Hon­or Flight re­cently rec­ti­fied the over­sight.

The North Cath­ol­ic alum­nus is a vo­lun­teer for the non­profit or­gan­iz­a­tion that holds events to hon­or Amer­ic­an’s vet­er­ans. 40 more words

Confessions of a Surviving Alien by Jon Meade

As a raconteur par excellence, Jon Meade possesses a huge but tolerable ego because his interactions with other people aim at betterment for all. In Confessions of a Surviving Alien: A Memoir of a Life Defined by One Word—Vietnam… 430 more words


Vietnam Vets Needed 

I’m looking for 25 Vietnam Veterans for a portrait series that will be displayed in a print and online exhibit.

Sessions will take place at my Lansdowne studio. 49 more words

How One Oregon Teacher Is Honoring Veterans In A Beautiful Way

Andrew Demko is a 7th and 8th grade Social Studies teacher from Rainier, Oregon. In between educating today’s youth about history, he has uniquely focused on teaching the legacy of the Vietnam War and era. 622 more words

Vietnam Veterans

Kissing the Tarmac by James Hansen

The wonder of it all never ceases: Young men go to war, survive unimaginable trauma, come home emotionally troubled, and struggle to get on with their lives. 473 more words


Ed Dickinson | Eulogy for David Skeie

By Ed Dickinson  September 27, 2016

In 1977 I was working with Vietnam Veterans Against the War (VVAW) and was looking to recruit vets into the organization. 2,993 more words


552nd Military Police celebrate 50th anniversary with tour

By Lindsay Marchello, Bayonet & Saber /

Vietnam veterans with the 552nd Military Police spent their 50th anniversary with a reunion tour of Fort Benning’s military police facilities, including the working dog kennel Sept. 493 more words