Article originally published in The Wildcat Tribune online
and The Wildcat Tribune issuu and in print in The Wildcat Tribune newspaper
2,594,000 personnel served within the borders of South Vietnam during the Vietnam War. Of those who served, only approximately 850,000 veterans are still alive today. Of those who served, 97 percent were honorably discharged. Of those who served, 91 percent are proud to have served their country (Veterans of Foreign Wars Magazine).