Latest Vietnam veteran Stories

2011-05-24 11:35:00

PHILADELPHIA, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- John C. Church Jr, the first president of the Valley Forge Military College and a Marine veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq, will deliver remarks at the annual Memorial Day Ceremony at 12:30 p.m.

2011-02-28 06:40:00

STATESVILLE, N.C., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Purple Heart Homes Co-founders Dale Beatty and John Gallina, two severely injured veterans from the Iraq War, applaud President Obama and the first lady for launching the "Strengthening Our Military Families" initiative.

2011-02-12 00:00:45

A Veterans’ benefits lawyer can assist with providing the VA with medical evidence and other information needed to process claims for illnesses connected to exposure to the Agent Orange herbicide in Vietnam, says West Virginia Veterans’ disability benefits attorney Jan Dils. Parkersburg, West Virginia (PRWEB) February 11, 2011 Vietnam Veterans exposed to Agent Orange during active military service should take advantage of a faster claims process being offered by the U.S.

2011-01-06 00:01:48

Retroactive awards may be payable to thousands of Vietnam veterans or their survivors under a recent VA regulation change, said Josh Stone, head of the Veterans’ Benefits Division of the Palm Beach Gardens law firm of Gordon & Doner. Palm Beach Gardens, FL (PRWEB) January 5, 2011 Vietnam veterans whose healthcare and disability claims for Agent Orange-related illnesses were previously denied, or their survivors, may qualify for retroactive compensation under a recent VA regulation...

2010-11-22 11:09:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Patricia Cornwell, #1 bestselling author, is launching "America for Vets," a national campaign that will help military veterans, men and women, prepare for a better future.

2010-11-10 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 10, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- VetsFirst, a veterans service program of United Spinal Association, is offering a free interactive online veterans help center, Ask VetsFirst, to expedite America's veterans in receiving critical benefits offered by the U.S.

2010-11-05 12:32:00

PHOENIX, Nov. 5, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Join U-Haul as we pay tribute to and support our veterans and troops throughout the world as a sponsor of the 14th Annual 2010 Phoenix Veterans Day Parade.

2010-11-02 00:00:38

Living With The Legacy of War New book reveals the tribulations and triumphs of one family as they struggle with the aftereffects of war Bennington, VT (Vocus) November 1, 2010 It was early September in 1989, when author Mary S. King had an awakening.

2010-10-19 07:00:00

NAPLES, Fla., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Special Forces Vietnam Veteran tells the true history of how a handful of soldiers became millionaires from a secret mission in the Golden Triangle. Seven Soldier author, Philip B.

2010-10-07 04:00:00

BUTLER, Pa., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- SMI Cold Therapy, a manufacturer of cold therapy products and services for hospitals and outpatient surgery centers, has joined forces once again with the Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) to send injured U.S. veterans bass fishing on Lake Okeechobee in Florida.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.