A commemorative ceremony recognizing local Vietnam veterans has been organized by Color Country Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution. The ceremony will take place at the Southern Utah Veterans Home in Ivins on March 29 at 3:30 p.m. The event date is also recognized as National Vietnam War Veterans Day when it was signed into law as a Presidential Proclamation in 2017.
All local veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces at any time during the period of Nov. 1, 1955 to May 15, 1975, regardless of duty location (in-country, in-theater or stationed elsewhere during the Vietnam War period) are being sought for recognition.
Ivins , Utah 84738