Tag archive for ‘Vietnam vet’
By Kaye Wonderhouse On Monday, August 1st, 2016

US Navy to name ships after gay activist Harvey Milk, SCOTUS Judge Earl Warren, Robert Kennedy, Sojourner Truth

The U.S. government will honor celebrated gay rights iconĀ and California politician Harvey Milk by naming a U.S. Navy ship after him. The U.S. Naval Institute News reported that Navy Secretary Ray Mabus signed More...

By Taylor Reed On Thursday, November 13th, 2014
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This Day In History: Vietnam Veterans Memorial Dedicated in 1982

In 1982 a Memorial was built with over 58,000 names of the men and women who lost their lives serving in the Vietnam War (1959-1975). The Memorial features the ‘The Three Servicemen’ statue and the Vietnam More...

By Butter Bracco On Tuesday, October 8th, 2013
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Vietnam Vets arrested at Memorial for violating ‘curfew’

Police reportedly arrested several anti-war veterans and other protesters at the Vietnam war memorial in New York City Monday night after they refused to leave the site after the 10 p.m. curfew time. Police gave More...

By Butter Bracco On Monday, September 23rd, 2013

Remains of soldier killed in Vietnam, Staff Sgt Lawrence Woods, discovered nearly 50 years later

A family in Ft Meyers Florida received some shocking news this week as the remains of their loved one has been identified. Staff Sgt Lawrence Woods photo supplied Lisa Szynamski confirmed that officials from the More...

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