A Vietnam veteran and two-time Purple Heart recipient arrived at Middle Tennessee State University Monday for what he thought was a presentation.
WWII veteran Donald Collett salutes during the national anthem at Remote Area Medical’s Salute to Service ceremony at Island Home Airport in Knoxville, Tennessee on Saturday, June 9, 2018. RAM’s 15th annual celebration honored military veterans, with special recognition of WWII veterans. The event also featured a 21-Rifle Salute, a parachute jump and a WWII vintage airplane flyover.
Veterans will be able to seek private sector health care in the Tennessee Valley once new legislation is complete.
Almost every day of the year, you’ll find a group of volunteer veterans standing guard, performing a military service at a veteran’s funeral in East Tennessee. The volunteers are members of the Honor Guard. Their goal is to pay respect to their departed comrades by helping at funerals.
The president hailed the VA reform bill, but there’s no money yet to pay for it.