On March 24, 2017, Congressman Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) is hosting a Vietnam War 50th Commemoration Ceremony to honor all United States Vietnam-era Veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces between November 1, 1955 and May 15, 1975, regardless of location. All Vietnam-era Veterans in Colorado are eligible to receive the Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pin and participate in the 50th Anniversary Ceremony. Lapel pins can be awarded posthumously.
If you are a Vietnam-era Veteran or know of a Vietnam-era Veteran, please share this information. The application form needs to be completed by March 1, 2017 to be considered for participation in the event.
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