Atomic veterans deserve better

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Let us hope the American people will stand with us in the hope all Atomic veterans will receive the compensation and recognition we all deserve. Please send your statement or story to cvnorris@att.net and I will check it and post here for all to read.

Compensation for Atomic Veterans September 23, 2013 Q: I have a friend who was in the USAF in the 1950s and participated in nuclear tests in the desert near Las Vegas, NV.

Let us hope the American people will stand with us in the hope all Atomic veterans will receive the compensation and recognition we all deserve. Please send your statement or story to cvnorris@att.net and I will check it and post here for all to read. Australian Nuclear Veterans Association

Editorial: Nation’s atomic veterans’ deserve recognition via Gazette Thousands of military veterans who were exposed to radiation – including many who developed debilitating and sometimes fatal diseases – as the result of nuclear weapons tests between 1945 and 1962 are closer to receiving the long-overdue recognition they deserve.

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In a country that says it values and supports military veterans, the way the Department of Veterans Affairs is treating atomic veterans is bordering on shameful. The atomic veterans are men ordered to.

After I was discharged from the Army, I got a job helping homeless veterans find shelter and medical care. There, I met a fellow Veteran who had been exposed to atomic testing during the Cold War..

If a veteran served aboard navy vessels within 12 nautical miles seaward off the coast of Vietnam and Cambodia, between Jan. 9, 1962 and May 7, 1975, it is possible they were affected by airborne.

Veterans invited to health expo on May 18 Kristen Dow, Portland’s health and human services director. clubs of Southern Maine are expected to organize activities at the Expo in the coming days. The families have been invited to attend a. Honor Flight Network is a non-profit organization created solely to honor America’s veterans for all their sacrifices. We transport our heroes to Washington, D.C. to visit and reflect at their memorials.

 · Oregon is one of a few states that recognize Atomic Veterans’ Day each year. Year after year, bills have been introduced in Congress to create a service medal for atomic veterans.

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