Coast Guard commemorates 50th anniversary of Vietnam War

Coast Guard commemorates 50th anniversary of Vietnam War
ST. LOUIS – Coast Guard Sector Upper Mississippi River commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Vietnam War by presenting 12 local Vietnam veterans with a specially designed lapel pin, Tuesday. This pin was accompanied by a proclamation made by President Donald Trump. An excerpt reads: In 1976, nearly 500,000 American troops served in South Vietnam, along with approximately 850,000 troops of our...