Vietnam-Era Veteran

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Vietnam-Era Veteran

A person who served in the United States Armed Forces in Vietnam between 1964 and 1975. Because of the controversy surrounding the Vietnam War, these veterans were sometimes mistreated upon their return home. However, the Vietnam-Era Veteran Readjustment Assistance Act gives these veterans preference in the award of federal contracts.
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He received several recognitions from distinct and esteemed organizations and institutions, which include: Outstanding Community Achievement of Vietnam Era Veterans by The President of the United States of America.
Limitations for this study include the use of a sample that consisted primarily of Vietnam era veterans, the analysis of outcomes from a single treatment program, and the inability to analyze the clinicians' approach to spirituality issues during treatment.
A member of the Shrewsbury Veterans Council he was also a founding member of the Worcester County Vietnam Era Veterans and Shrewsbury C.
As a member and later chairman of the Vietnam Era Veterans Caucus in the House of Representatives, I had the honor to work on the endowment of this memorial.
We're here today to break ground and bless our latest project to honor our Vietnam era veterans and their sacrifices," he said.
By Sami El-Shahed - The Egyptian Gazette According to Dr Bradford Waters, Professor of Medicine, University of Tennessee, Memphis, the highest rate of hepatitis C is found in the Vietnam era veterans.
Then Desert Storm and Vietnam era veterans started trickling in.
It was, said Dave "Wizard" Sowder, a Gresham warehouse Navy veteran who rode in the parade with other Vietnam era veterans who make up most of the Oregon Veterans Motorcycle Club.
5 million Vietnam era veterans, making them the largest group of U.
By contrast, the overall rate for Vietnam era veterans was only 0.
Gover, "Employment situation of Vietnam Era veterans," Monthly Labor Review, September 1971, pp.
Lung cancer was the topic of investigation in a research where the VA's Patient Treatment File (PTF) was used to identify 329 Vietnam era veterans with a diagnosis of lung cancer made between 1983 and 1990.
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