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

The Backpack That Hold 500 Rounds!

The Backpack That Hold 500 Rounds!

I don’t want this…I NEED it! This massive backpack holds 500 rounds and it’s amazing. Check it out
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How George W. Bush Responded To A Dying Soldier’s Mom Yelling At Him

Former White House Press Secretary Dana Perino wrote a book recently and has been on a big book tour. Within the book are some fascinating stories about George W. Bush. One stuck out in particular…say what you want about President Bush but he loved our troops.The below article is a MUST READ. _______________ … One [&hellip
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Iran-Backed Rebels Take Over Presidential Palace In Yemen

Rebels have stormed and captured the Presidential Palace in Yemen. These rebels are Shite and backed by Iran. The Yemen government is Suni and backed strongly by Saudi Arabia. This could have a MAJOR impact on the region. ____________ SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemen’s Shiite rebels and their allies fought their way through the commercial [&hellip
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95 Year Old WWII Vet Makes Aviation History

The “oldest active pilot”. That is the new title of 95 year old Peter Weber Jr. a WWII Air Force veteran. The flight was nothing special but it did the trick. He did it all in a small single engine plane. ___________________ SACRAMENTO (Tribune News Service) — Peter Weber Jr. flew a plane for about 20 [&hellip
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China accuses Obama of hypocrisy in remarks on South China Sea

China accused the United States of hypocrisy Friday over President Barack Obama’s comments that the rising Asian power is using its “sheer size and muscle” to intimidate other nations in the South China Sea.

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PLO says no to military action in Syria's embattled Yarmouk

The Palestine Liberation Organization said it will not be drawn into military action in an embattled Palestinian refugee camp in Syria, rejecting claims that Palestinians would join Syrian troops in driving out Islamic State militants.

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This Man Is The HERO Of The Baltimore Riots

His name is Robert Valentine and he is a Vietnam War vet. When his city was being torn to shreds he decided to take a stand. Mr. Valentine deserves a hand!
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BREAKING: Iran Seizes U.S. Ship!

Iranian forces have boarded a Marshall Island’s flagged cargo ship – the Maersk Tigris. Initial reports differ on what exactly happened. Some say shots were fired by the Iranian Navy and the sheep was steered to an Iranian port, others that troops simply boarded the ship. This is developing…. _______ Conflicting reports that a U.S. [&hellip
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Sunny 105.9 Paco Lopez Remembers Veterans Everyday!

I listen to Sunny 105.9 FM everyday and one of my favorite things happens during the Paco Lopez show. He plays a song , usually the Eagles Hotel California, and dedicates it to the veterans at the VA…

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Amputee Veteran Marine Taking on Everest

Ex-Marine amputee begins 2nd attempt to scale Everest
Associated Press
By Binaj Gurubacharya
April 18, 2015
“My message is anything is possible. It is just not me being an amputee, but anyone…

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