There are more than 127,000 veterans in Colorado who served during the Vietnam War and U.S. Representative Mike Coffman will be honoring these heroes, including unreturned veterans, and their families at upcoming Vietnam War Commemoration pinning ceremonies.
U.S. Representative Mike Coffman with Major General James T. Jackson (RET) who serves as Vietnam War Commemoration Director
Coffman is partnering with the Vietnam War Commemoration as part of a nation-wide effort to thank and honor all Vietnam War veterans, who are eligible to receive a Vietnam Veteran lapel pin. Coffman will publicly present lapel pins to veterans to honor their service to our country.
Vietnam War Commemoration Pinning Ceremonies look to:
If you or a family member served between Nov. 1, 1955, and May 15, 1975, and would like to participate in a ceremony please click HERE. If you have additional question in regards to this program, please contact Bert Potwin at 720-748-7514.
- Thank and honor veterans of the Vietnam War, including personnel held as prisoners of war (POW) or listed as missing in action (MIA), for their service and sacrifice on behalf of the United States, as well as the families of these veterans.
- Highlight the service of the U.S. Armed Forces during the Vietnam War and the contributions of federal agencies and governmental and non-governmental organizations that served with, or in support of, the Armed Forces.
- Pay tribute to the contributions made by those at home during the Vietnam War.
- Recognize the contributions and sacrifices made by the allies of the United States during the Vietnam War.