freedom cruise 1.jpg

List of Events

About Metal Banner.jpg DONATE Metal Banner.jpg printable flier banner.jpg

LZ Michigan 2010 Photos

See more Veteran photosWGVU Public Media
Celebration of Service #3530

Celebration of Service #3530

Celebration of Service Show #3530

Why homecoming can be particularly hard for female veterans

Why homecoming can be particularly hard for female veterans

Why homecoming can be particularly hard for female veterans

50 years on, veterans find healing in return to Vietnam

50 years on, veterans find healing in return to Vietnam

Special correspondent Mike Cerre, who served in Vietnam, reports from Danang.

Veterans Affairs Dept. reformers find the fix is not in

Veterans Affairs Dept. reformers find the fix is not in

Hari Sreenivasan talks to Quil Lawrence about why the new system is plagued by old issues.

Cheering on families who've lost loved ones in combat

Cheering on families who've lost loved ones in combat

Honoring service members lost in combat by cheering on their families

The Wall that heals.jpg
contact Metal Banner.jpg Volunteer brass button.png Big Map supported by Bill and Bea Idema

LZ MICHIGAN VETERAN STORIES

ARMY

Last Updated by George C. on

The following prose, titled The Wall, was written in tribute to the many brave patriots who died in service to their flag and country while serving in Vietnam. G. Cargo MACV 1968,1969 How many comrades, dear to heart Reside in name and spirit on it's slate black granite panels? Their souls reach out to you And touch yours, accross the narrow pathway That seperates today from the past And in confus

Read More

ARMY

Last Updated by Steve K on

I was drafted into the Army on February 2, 1968 at Fort Wayne in Detroit Michigan. I was stationed at Fort Knox, Ky for Basic Combat Training then, did my Advanced Individual Training stint at Fort Bragg, NC before shipping out to Vietnam in September of 1968. As a Radio Telephone Operator I was fortunate to be assigned to serve with D Troop 3rd Squadron 5th Cavalry Regiment(Air) at Camp Bearcat a

Read More
Like us on Facebook