April 15, 2024
Greater than a dozen individuals attended a ceremony at the moment
honoring Vietnam Battle veterans at
Miramar Nationwide Cemetery. Picture through @CBS8 X

Greater than a dozen individuals attended a ceremony Tuesday honoring Vietnam Battle veterans forward of Nationwide Vietnam Battle Veterans Day at Miramar Nationwide Cemetery.

Col. Brendan P. Sullivan, commanding officer of the first Marine Regiment, gave a keynote speech, CBS8 reported, including that his father served within the Vietnam Battle.

The U.S. Marine Band performed to start the gathering.

Vietnam Battle veteran Sal Pellerito instructed the station occasions just like the gathering a therapeutic for veterans.

“I threw away all my army garments and simply form of slid into the American life,” Pellerito instructed CBS8 about his actions after the struggle. “I don’t assume I instructed anybody I used to be a Vietnam Veteran for 20 years.”

The Division of Veterans Affairs additionally hosted the occasion, and had representatives there to reply questions on advantages, in accordance with CBS8.

Metropolis Information Service contributed to this text.