When the Vietnam War lurched to an end in 1975, there was no diagnosis known as post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD. Instead of being treated for the psychological effects of combat, many veterans simply put their uniforms away and suffered in silence.
The New York Vietnam Veterans ' Leadership Program, run by a brilliant former infantry platoon leader, Eugene Gitelson, was able to take the money Trump contributed and helped raise through the Commission to create the largest program in the country.
DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) - Nearly 100 of our area's military veterans recently took part on the trip of a lifetime to Washington, D.C. to see the memorials dedicated in their honor. Vietnam veteran and WDAO radio host Michael Ecton was one of them. We.
On Friday, about a dozen of those Vietnam veterans met for a mini-reunion at Springer's Cove at Historic Tall Cedars in Donegal. The unofficial reason for the gathering was to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death of one of their unit comrades, .
Fourth of July fireworks a concern for veterans with PTSD WSPA.com.
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Former Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Jerry Kramer speaks at the Wisconsin Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony, April 30, 2016, at UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena. Kramer was presented with the Legendary Team Award in recognition of the 50th .
They can find a new home through your local Habitat for Humanity ReStore, Vietnam Veterans of America or other charities ... But take well-lit photos of your clean, uncluttered items to get the best price. What about an unwanted mattress.
The film, directed by Richard Linklater, follows a group of Vietnam veterans around the start of the Iraq War who find themselves on a tragic road trip . This is Vázquez's second film with Cranston. The pair starred in “The Infiltrator.” “Bryan's a man.
Artist and veteran Michael Reagan, 70, creates hand-drawn portraits for the families of soldiers lost while serving the U.S. in Iraq and Afghanistan – free of charge. His effort began in 2003 and he's drawn more than 5,000 portraits for his Fallen.
It's a near life-size replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. It will be on display in the north end of the Margaritaville parking lot June 8-14. You can stop by and pay your respects 24 hours a day. The AVTT wall is the largest traveling replica of.
Hundreds of bikers pass through Santa Fe on way to memorial wall Santa Fe New Mexican.