Make sure all Vietnam vets are honored next weekend


There is still time for Vietnam veterans from Peachtree City and the surrounding area to sign up for the upcoming Vietnam Veteran Honors Ceremony taking place Saturday morning, 11 a.m. on Jan. 27 at Peachtree City Christian Church. Sign up has been extended; the new deadline is now Jan. 22.

Vietnam veterans who have not signed up, but are still interested in attending the ceremony to be personally recognized, can contact the GDVS Central Office via email at or fax their DD Form 214 with their contact information (phone number and mailing address) marked “PTC Christian C&P Ceremony” to 404-656-7006.

The ceremony, a collaborative effort between State Representative Josh Bonner (HD 72) and the Eden Project based in Fayetteville, is open to all veterans with honorable service during the Vietnam War (from June 1, 1954 to May 15, 1975; dates recognized by the Department of Defense).