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NJVVMF runs the nation's only Vietnam Era Museum & Educational Center & Memorial honoring 1,563 New Jerseyans who died in Vietnam. To Remember, Honor & Heal.
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NJ Vietnam Veterans 8h
“58,272 names on 246 feet of granite wall...The weight of the granite and the weight of the names felt like bricks in my chest. The man who ran through my mind was my grandfather, a Vietnam veteran who realized his duty to serve.” (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans 11h
Vietnam Veterans remember fellow soldier and Medal of Honor recipient, James Bondsteel,-his friendship and his sacrifice- nearly three decades after his death. (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans 14h
Today we honor the brave men and women from NJ who died on this day during the Vietnam War: SHERMAN CHAPMAN RICKY D GILCHRIST JESSE JAMES GEORGE L MCWILLIAMS ROBERT J ROBINSON For full biographical information please visit .
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 22
Former Marine discusses the proposed exclusivity of Arlington National Cemetery: “This is what makes Arlington special...If you fight alongside one another, you will be afforded the opportunity to be laid to rest...alongside your family." (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 22
“A US-led joint operation aided in the recovery and repatriation of 3 American service members from Vietnam.” Michael Wellman, says he just "wants to bring awareness and educate people of this mission." (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 22
Today we honor the brave men and women from NJ who died on this day during the Vietnam War: MICHAEL S BEZEGA RUSSEL W ENGLE VINS R HOOPER GEORGE M LYONS TIMOTHY J MURPHY MICHAEL J PARMERTER GEORGE A POOR JOHNSON A STEIDLER
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 21
Toms River SD's reading program will focus on ‘The Things They Carried,’ a book of stories about the Vietnam War. “Toms River has almost 7,000 vets...We look forward to this...as a literary bridge between generations.” (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 21
A group of Vietnam Veterans' "search for lost war buddy, ‘Louisiana,’ has found a 'bittersweet end in California' this week." (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 21
Today we honor the brave men and women from NJ who died on this day during the Vietnam War: JAMES J BARTON ROBERT J DOUGHERTY For full biographical information please visit .
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 20
Richard Cunningham writes about the bond he shared with his dog during the Vietnam War, & about the significance of the service that war dogs provide. (Via ). Visit the NJVVM's US War Dog Memorial to honor dogs who have served & died in combat.
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 20
Today we honor the brave men and women from NJ who died on this day during the Vietnam War: JOHN R MCDONOUGH JOHN W SCHWEYHER For full biographical information please visit .
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 19
“[World War II, Korea and Vietnam War] veterans were welcomed with music, Quilts of Valor, Paws 4 Passengers therapy dogs, and a military salute in tribute to their service.” (Via ).
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 19
This Vietnam Vet worked to bring home troops for 40 years. (Via ). Veterans treat each other like a very special extended family, and it is truly beautiful to see how they continue to serve one another even after the war is over.
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The American Legion Jun 19
June is . Take the mystery out of PTSD: learn what it is, who is affected, and howtreatment can help. Visit the National Center for PTSD web site for more information and to see a list of waysto help raise PTSD awareness.
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 19
Today we honor the brave men and women from NJ who died on this day during the Vietnam War: WILLIE J RHODES KAZIMIERZ H SLOMIANY For full biographical information please visit .
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 18
Here's a great piece by about families who gathered yesterday for Fathers Day at The Wall in DC to remember fathers and family members who have passed.
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 18
“More than any other American war, Vietnam had a soundtrack...Music was more than just background for us. It was our lifeline..." (Via ). Come experience the Winter 2018, Music of the Vietnam War, at the NJ Vietnam Veterans' Memorial museum.
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 18
Today we honor the brave men and women from NJ who died on this day during the Vietnam War: ROBERT L BALL JAMES M MATHEWS EDWARD H MEEKER For full biographical information please visit .
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Stars and Stripes Jun 10
"I always knew he was special to us and our family," Katheryn Mitchell said of her father at the ceremony. "But now, to have it acknowledged, it's kind of made him come back to life again
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NJ Vietnam Veterans Jun 17
“Operation Recognition is a program that honors Veterans of World War II, Korea and Vietnam by granting them high school diplomas." (Via ). Contact your local school district for instructions to nominate a Veteran for Operation Recognition!
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