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Vietnam War

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Vietnam Veterans Sue Military Over PTSD

The U.S. military has failed to upgrade the discharges of Vietnam veterans who developed post-traumatic stress disorder, resulting in stigma and loss of benefits, according to a federal lawsuit filed Monday.

03/03/2014

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Army Loses Bid To Dismiss Conn. Vet’s Lawsuit

A federal judge in Connecticut has rejected a U.S. Army bid to dismiss a lawsuit by a Vietnam War veteran who claims he is wrongly being denied health care benefits.

02/06/2014

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New Haven Airman’s Remains From Vietnam War To Be Buried

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ The Department of Defense says the remains of an Air Force colonel from New Haven missing during the Vietnam War have been identified and will be buried with full military […]

12/10/2013

A memorial ceremony is held in a small park in front of the O'Neill Armory in Hartford, for Calvin Heath, a Dayville resident awarded the Silver Star for his actions during Vietnam. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

‘Calvin Was Able To Crawl For Help. They Sent Out Help’

A ceremony was held in a small park in front of the O’Neill state armory in Hartford today, in honor of a recently deceased Dayville man who was awarded the silver star for his actions during Vietnam.

10/10/2013

A visitor to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial is reflected on the surface of the wall in Washington, DC. The memorial honors US service members of the US armed forces who fought in the Vietnam War, service members who died in service in Vietnam/Southeast Asia, and those service members who were unaccounted for (Missing In Action) during the War. (Photo by Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images)

Malloy To Join In Vietnam ‘Secret Army’ Gathering

By STEPHEN KALIN Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Early in the Vietnam War, the U.S. military trained former Maj. Sar Phouthasack in special combat operations and sent him back into his native Laos to […]

03/30/2013