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Vietnam veterans honored at Jackson County Fair during morning event. Courtesy of Samantha Madar, MLive/Jackson Citizen Patriot

Chapter 109 Honored at Jackson County Fair

August 12, 2016

Instead of being honored for their service, people welcomed Vietnam War veterans home after the war by spitting at them and calling them "baby killers, " said Bob Wilkinson, president of Jackson (MI) 's Vietnam…

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The Louisiana National Guard 3rd Battalion of the 156th infantry (Source: KPLC)

A ‘watermelon welcome’ for our armed forces

August 4, 2016

Source: KPLC Men and women from the Louisiana National Guard got a special surprise today when returning from training at Camp Beauregard, an army installation north of Pineville. The Louisiana National Guard 3rd Battalion of…

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Welcome Home Parade

Veterans Welcome Home Parade in Iowa

August 2, 2016

Scott County, Iowa, Gateway Chapter 776 members Edwin Hildebrand and Arthur Heydeman were the prime organizers of the May 21 Vietnam Veterans Welcome Home Parade that started in downtown Rock Island, Illinois, crossed the Centennial…

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