Vietnam Veterans Names By State That's well over 2 1/2 million names. Over 3 million names, ifcounting the men that served in nearby Thailand and borderingnations during the war (Thailand was one of the homes for the B-52Bombers).
According to the U.S. Department of Labor, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974 (VEVRAA) states, "A Vietnam era veteran is a person who . served on active duty for a period of more than 180 days, any part of which occurred between August 5, 1964 and May 7, 1975, and was discharged or released with other than a dishonorable discharge.
Browse by State of Residence (Veterans History Project, Library of Congress).
State V'nam Dead Deaths Per 100000 Pop; Alabama 1205 34.9; Alaska 57 18.8 Arizona 622 35.0 Arkansas 589 30.6 California 5572 27.9 Colorado 620 28.0 Connecticut 611 20.1
- U.S. MILITARY CASUALTIES IN SOUTHEAST ASIA - - DEATHS BY STATE HOME OF RECORD --AS OF MARCH 31, 1997-Since 1997 93 names have been added to the memorial that are not show in the stats below.
(Vietnam veterans are dying at about the same rate as their WW2 fathers.) Since 1988 The War Library has been working to verify the names of all Americans who served in Vietnam, or were authorized the Vietnam War Service Medal .
Famous American Vietnam Vet: Oliver Stone . Born and raised in New York City, Stone dropped out of Yale University to teach English in South Vietnam, then dropped out again to enlist in the U.S ...
85% of Vietnam Veterans made a successful transition to civilian life. Vietnam veterans' personal income exceeds that of our non-veteran age group by more than 18 percent. Vietnam veterans have a lower unemployment rate than our non-vet age group. 87% of the American people hold Vietnam Vets in high esteem.
The Department of Veterans Affairs' (VA) National Cemetery Administration maintains 151 national cemeteries in 42 states and Puerto Rico as well as 34 soldier's lots and monument sites. Please note that there is not a VA national cemetery in every state. State Veterans Cemeteries. Many states have established state veterans cemeteries.
The VetPop2018 Infographic displays charts, graphs, maps to visualize data of the Veteran Population Projection Model 2018 (VetPop2018). VetPop16 provides the latest official Veteran population by key demographic characteristics such as age/generations, gender, period of service and race/ethnicity at the national, state and Congressional District levels for the next 30 years.