Vietnam War 50th Commemoration
Congressman Brad Schneider is hosting an event in Highland Park on Monday, September 17, 2018 to honor the veterans of the Vietnam War as part of the congressionally-authorized “United States of America Vietnam War Commemoration.”
At the event, official Vietnam War 50th Commemoration pins, certificates, and proclamations will be distributed to veterans. Recipients must RSVP using the below form and submit a DD214 to demonstrate eligibility. If you do not have a DD214 copy, our office can help you obtain one. The commemoration items may be presented to veterans posthumously if the family completes an application on their loved one’s behalf.
The Vietnam War 50th Commemoration was established by the 2008 National Defense Authorization Act. It began on May 28, 2012 and will last through Veterans Day, November 11, 2025.
Monday, September 17, 2018
7:00 - 8:00pm
The Art Center - Highland Park
1957 Sheridan Rd, Highland Park, IL 60035