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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Combined, World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam-era veterans make up the largest and oldest of the veteran groups, according to 2016 CPS data.
As a veteran I understand how difficult the transition back to civilian life can be," said Miller, a Vietnam-era veteran and the recipient of two Purple Hearts.
Two had fathers who were Vietnam veterans, the father of a third was a Vietnam-era veteran.
Rick O'Brien - A Vietnam-era veteran who is driven to assist post-9/11 Wounded Warriors by combining his passion for motorcycles and golf into hugely successful fundraising events for WWP.
Donald Day is a disabled Vietnam-era veteran who served in the Marine Corps.
I'm a Vietnam-era veteran, like Jack, I did not serve in Vietnam, and I have a very special place in my heart for those who served during that period.
Rosendahl, a Vietnam-era veteran, said the intent of the resolution is to change American policy in Iraq.
Tuerk, VA under secretary for Memorial Affairs and an Army Vietnam-era veteran.
A long-time member of the United Spinal Association (formerly Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association), Hens was a Vietnam-era veteran who served in the U.
Amerada Hess Corporation promotes equal opportunity for all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or status as a Vietnam-era veteran.
She is a United States Air Force, and Vietnam-Era Veteran, who served as a commissioned officer in the Air Force Nurse Corps from 1972-1974.
As a longtime veterans' advocate, a Vietnam-era veteran, former state of Oregon president of the Vietnam Veterans of America and commander of American Legion Post 3, I worked with Sorenson to expand the services provided by the Lane County Veteran Services Office.
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