Vietnam War Veteran’s Site – Welcome

vietnam war veteransThank you for visiting Viet Nam Veteran’s Site. This site was designed to commemorate the thousands of men & women who served their country through their involvement in what many have called “the most unpopular war in American History.”

The Vietnam War in Vietnam also known as the American War, also known as the Second Indochina War, was a Cold War-era proxy war that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from December 1956 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975. This war followed the First Indochina War and was fought between North Vietnam—supported by the Soviet Union, China and other communist allies—and the government of South Vietnam—supported by the United States and other anti-communist countries. The Viet Cong (also known as the National Liberation Front, or NLF), a lightly armed South Vietnamese communist common front directed by the North, fought a guerrilla war against anti-communist forces in the region. The People’s Army of Vietnam (a.k.a. the North Vietnamese Army) engaged in a more conventional war, at times committing large units into battle. As the war wore on, the part of the Viet Cong in the fighting decreased as the role of the NVA grew. U.S. and South Vietnamese forces relied on air superiority and overwhelming firepower to conduct search and destroy operations, involving ground forces, artillery, and airstrikes. In the course of the war, the U.S. conducted Read the rest of this entry

Fire within led firefighter to take his own life

Fire within led firefighter to take his own life

Fire within led firefighter to take his own life
KSDK News
Jacob Long
February 22, 2017
On Saturday, September 24, 2016, McMullin was on duty for West County EMS and Fire’s station house #2 in…

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Soldiers Death in Iraq Under Investigation

Death of Mass. soldier in Iraq under investigation 
WCVB 5 News Boston 
Feb 21, 2017
Brian Patrick OdiorneWARE, Mass. — A soldier from Massachusetts died Monday in a non-combat related…

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Last weekend, pro-refugee groups like the ACLU, open border groups, and the local United…
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Top U.S. Commander Says U.S. & Allies Have Killed Over 60,000 ISIS Insurgents

General Raymond Thomas III, the current commander of the United States Special Operations Command…
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Police Kill Suspect After Woman Found Brutally Beaten

PTSD is no excuse for things like this and as a reminder, it is a rarity.
Friend of Claremore man killed by police in east Tulsa says he could have prevented shooting
KJRH 2 News
Feb 19, 2017…

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Investigations continue of death at Oklahoma veterans center

Investigations continue of death at Oklahoma veterans center 
Pilot Online 
Feb 19, 2017
“I took care of Leonard almost three years before I had to put him in there. In all of that time,…

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Trump named retired Lt. Gen. Keith Kellogg as the acting national security adviser, one of three candidates under consideration.
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NATO to review command structure as alliance defense ministers meet

NATO’s top official said Tuesday that the alliance will review its command structure to ensure it can respond to new threats, a move that comes as President Donald Trump is pressuring allies to increase military spending and adapt to threats such as terrorism.

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POTUS Can Save Lives As Commander-in-Chief

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There is something that POTUS Trump can actually do with a stoke of his pen.
U.S. President Donald Trump waves as he arrives on Air Force One at the Palm Beach International Airport for a visit to…

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Filmmaker Accused of Stealing Money for PTSD Documentary

Filmmaker Accused of Stealing Money for PTSD Documentary
The Connecticut Law Tribune
ROBERT STORACE
January 30, 2017

The three plaintiffs eventually raised more than $1.7 million for the film,…

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