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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The trip was also especially significant in that it was the first time that Vietnam era veterans participated in Honor Flight.
In this case, both the managing director of Veterans Capital and Contessa are Vietnam era veterans. Recently, Contessa had his eye on acquiring Fitch Group, a one hundred and thirty-year-old graphic communications company located in Manhattan.
Share of veterans, by Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and period of service, annual average, 2016 (percent) World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam era veterans 4.2 Gulf War-era I veterans 7.8 Gulf War-era II veterans 13.7 Veterans of other service periods 6.4 Hover over chart to view data.
Myths and Realities: A Study of Attitudes Towards Vietnam Era Veterans was a project that President Jimmy Carter had requested the Veterans' Administration sponsor to isolate what might be the real difficulties facing Vietnam veterans from the growing negative narrative about such veterans being "walking time bombs." Speaking in broad terms, Harris found that the actual problems facing Vietnam veterans did not necessarily match what the public believed their problems were.
Department of Labor has announced that the new annual hiring benchmark under the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) is 6.9 percent, down slightly from 7 percent in 2015.
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.
They will provide an in-depth discussion of Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) Compliance under the recently amended Rehabilitation Act Section 503.
A member of the Shrewsbury Veterans Council he was also a founding member of the Worcester County Vietnam Era Veterans and Shrewsbury C.E.R.T.
Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs announced a Final Rule that makes changes to the regulations implementing the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act, as amended (VEVRAA) at 41 CFR Part 60-300.
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.
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