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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In this case, both the managing director of Veterans Capital and Contessa are Vietnam era veterans.
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.
In addition to Executive Order 11246, OFCCP enforces Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974.
Vietnam War and Vietnam Era veterans attended the event, many wearing military hats, insignia, ribbons and medals, that came complete with reception, commemorative pins, service decals, posters and koozies, certificates for every vet that pre-registered for the event and cake and cupcakes with coffee afterwards.
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.
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.
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