– In an effort to honor all area Vietnam-era veterans, Sen. Pat Toomey (R-PA) and state Rep. Natalie Mihalek (R-Allegheny/Washington) will co-host a ceremony to commemorate local Vietnam veterans.
The event will take place on Thursday, March 28, at 2 p.m. at the Memorial Park VFW Post No. 764, 460 Valleybrook Road, McMurray
“This ceremony is to recognize and show our appreciation to the brave men and women who served our great nation during the Vietnam War,” Mihalek said. “Our Commonwealth’s Vietnam veterans bravely served this country and they deserve every honor that can be bestowed upon them.”
Commemorative pins will be presented to eligible Vietnam-era veterans during the ceremony. Veterans who served on active duty in the U.S. Armed Forces at any time between Nov. 1, 1955, and May 15, 1975, regardless of location, will be eligible to receive a lapel pin at this ceremony.
Family members are invited to attend the ceremony with veterans.
Vietnam veterans who wish to attend, should RSVP by contacting Mihalek’s office in McMurray at 724-942-2045.
Representative Natalie Mihalek
40th Legislative District
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
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