Category Archive: Veterans Day

Commemorating 35 Years of Healing: A Look Back


A LOOK BACK AT 2017 Because of you, VVMF is able to carry out its mission to honor and preserve the legacy of service in America and educate all generations about the impact… Continue reading

The Magic and Healing of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial


  Wall Magic: An indescribable coincidence at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Such experiences may include: veterans reconnecting after years apart; a woman meeting the family of a veteran she wore a MIA bracelet for; a father meeting the… Continue reading

“He completed a total of 22 flights”: Rescuing Wounded In the Ia Drang Valley


After being drafted into the U.S. Army in 1953, Col. Bruce Crandall  became the commander of the 1st Cavalry Division’s Company A, 229th Assault Helicopter Battalion and held the position on November 14, 1965.… Continue reading