Vietnam War Veterans Deserve an Apology
The Vietnam War ended with the signing of the Paris Peace Accords on Jan. 27, 1973. More than 50,000 Americans were killed in the war, and hundreds of thousands were wounded. Many who served weren’t properly welcomed home. Veterans often were advised not to wear their uniforms lest they become targets for mistreatment. Some were cursed, spat on and worse.
Originally published: January 26, 2023
Author: Jerry C. Davis
Institution: College of the Ozarks
Published by: The Wall Street Journal