The office of Rep. Lucy McBath will host the next Vietnam War pinning ceremony on Thursday, November 9th, 2023. All eligible participants will be contacted by staff with more information about the timing and location of the ceremony. For all questions or concerns, please contact the Duluth District Office at (470) 773-6330. For information on previous ceremonies, please see our press releases from events on November 11, 2019, September 14, 2020, March 29, 2021, and November 29, 2021. The application portal for the November 9th ceremony is now closed.
Established in 2008, the United States of America Vietnam War 50th Commemoration Pinning Ceremony honors veterans of the Vietnam War for their heroic service and pays tribute to their selfless contributions. Each participating veteran or family member will be honored with a commemorative lapel pin and certificate of special recognition as a token of the nation’s gratitude.
Please note that you do not have to submit a DD-214 to participate in the ceremony.