Friday, March 29 is National Vietnam War Veterans Day. The Salem VA Medical Center will hold a recognition and pinning ceremony for our Nation's Heroes that served on active duty between November 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975. The ceremony will take place on March 29, 2019 in Salem VA Medical Center's Auditorium beginning at 2:00 p.m.
Also, the Vinton War memorial is holding a Vietnam Veterans Day designed to thank and honor those veterans and their families. It includes the 29th Division Band Ensemble, a speaker from the Office of Secretary of Defense, a pressentation of Vietnam Veteran Lapel Pins, refresments and more. From 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. there will be an exhibit of Veitnam combat art from the U.S. Army Center of Military History as part of a silent auction to benefit the Military Family Support Center Pantry.