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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Gross, a Vietnam Era veteran, has given 14,420 hours of his time to veterans recovering at the Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center Wade Park Campus, not too far from his home in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.
As a Vietnam era veteran I salute [Joe Galloway], please keep up the great job.
Being a Vietnam era veteran, one of my most vivid memories of that war was seeing wounded soldiers--both on the home front and at military bases--prior to my time to ship out.
Wilfong, a Vietnam era veteran, is the Senior Entrepreneur at University of Southern Maine's Center for Entrepreneurship.
This Vietnam Era veteran is embracing the gauntlet to build a successful writing business as an enterprising senior proving that it's never too late to pursue your dreams.
Army to serve his country as a Vietnam era veteran and proud member of the 82nd Airborne Division and has lived in Auburn many years.
He is a service-connected Vietnam era veteran with more than 12 years of service in the U.
He is a Vietnam era veteran and specializes in government loans, including VA Guaranteed Home Loans, FHA Insured Home Loans and USDA Guaranteed Home Loans.
Tessier on prison work programs, and former Mayor Daniel Kelley, a Vietnam era veteran who has been active with local veteran organizations, he went to work.
I had just become commander and I was the first Vietnam era veteran to hold a real position of leadership.
Paul is a Vietnam era veteran, having served in the Air Force as a flight surgeon.
He was a Vietnam Era Veteran of the US Marine Corps, and was employed by Filenes Basement for several years.
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