Vietnam Veterans Of America Chapter 472

Vietnam Veterans Of America Chapter 472
War Vietnam War
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Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. (VVA) is the only national Vietnam veterans organization congressionally chartered and exclusively dedicated to Vietnam-era veterans and their families

VVA Chapter 472 is the San Diego County chapter which has served this region\'s Vietnam era veterans for over thirty-two years.

VVA’s goals are to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity for this generation of veterans, and to change public perception of Vietnam veterans. VVA strives to achieve the following:

• Aggressively advocate on issues important to veterans

• Seek full access to quality health care for veterans

• Identify the full range of disabling injuries and illnesses incurred during military service

• Hold government agencies accountable for following laws mandating veterans health care

• Create a positive public perception of Vietnam veterans

• Seek the fullest possible accounting of America’s POWs and MIAs

• Support the next generation of America’s war veterans

• Serve our communities

“Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another.”

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