USS Kidd hosts ceremony to honor Vietnam veterans

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - Vietnam veterans were honored at the USS Kidd during a special ceremony Saturday.

March 30 marks the anniversary of the last day of combat in the Vietnam War.

The USS Kidd hosted a "Welcome Home Vietnam Veterans" day to recognize their service.

Several dozen veterans attended the ceremony.

The director of the museum said the hope is to make sure veterans know their sacrifices to their country are not forgotten.

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