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State aims to compile photo tribute to Vietnam Veterans
Submit photos by Feb. 15, 2013

Jan. 2, 2013

We're proud to pass along this request from our friends at the Ohio Department of Veterans Services.

Call for Vietnam Era Photos from Ohio Vietnam Veterans

COLUMBUS - As a tribute to veterans of the Vietnam War, the Ohio Department of Veterans Services is requesting photos of Ohio veterans who served our nation during this time period.

Ohio Department of Veterans ServicesSelected photos will be used as part of a video collage which will appear on our YouTube site during the "Welcome Home" celebration that will be held in honor of our Vietnam Veterans, March 26, 2013 - March 29, 2013 and in commemoration of Vietnam Veterans Day on March 30, 2013.

A link will be posted on our department Facebook and Twitter pages when the tribute is available to view.

To be part of this tribute please email a photo* of you or your loved one by February 15, 2013 to vetsvcs@dvs.ohio.gov.

*Minimum photo requirements: 4 x 6 or 5 x 7 inches, jpg or jpeg format only, one-to-three photos per submission. Photos should be in uniform, and have been taken during the Vietnam War time period. No mail-ins please. Photos will not be accepted after February 15, 2013.

Again, please email photos to: vetsvcs@dvs.ohio.gov

We hope you'll join us in honoring Ohio's Vietnam Veterans.



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