“I want you to bring your children here, and your grandchildren. You tell them about these men and women that we honored here today. You tell your kids about how these veterans answered their nation’s call and left Texas to go to a far away land called Vietnam. Tell them how these veterans fulfilled their duty to their country. Your duty is to make sure it is Never Forgotten.”
Explore Veterans’ Stories from Around the State
When their nation called them to Vietnam, Texans from across the state answered by the thousands. Click the pins on this interactive map to meet the Texans who served in the Vietnam War.