Vietnam Veterans Day on MondayGov. John Hoeven is proclaiming Monday as Vietnam Veterans Day in North Dakota.
By: Associated Press, WDAZ
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) - Gov. John Hoeven is proclaiming Monday as
Vietnam Veterans Day in North Dakota.
An afternoon ceremony is planned Friday in Memorial Hall at the
state Capitol in Bismarck, where Hoeven will sign the proclamation.
The proclamation is in accordance with a bill passed by the 2009
Legislature designating March 29 in honor and remembrance of
Hoeven will be joined by North Dakota National Guard commander
Maj. Gen. David Sprynczynatyk (sprin-suh-NAT'-ick), legislators and
representatives from each of the state's veterans organizations.
Several veterans and their families also will be in attendance.