Vietnam veterans monument placed at state’s capitol
Submitted by Edgar on Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:43am
By Ed Sterling.
AUSTIN — Forty-one years after the last U.S. combat troops left Vietnam, the new Texas Capitol Vietnam Veterans Monument was dedicated in a March 29 ceremony attended by a crowd of thousands, including veterans, active duty military, families, friends and relatives. Some 3,417 Texans died or are unaccounted for in Vietnam, according to the State Capitol Preservation Board.
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