Three years after the Civil War left over 600,000 Americans dead, the survivors began formally remembering those who gave their lives.
The Maryland General Assembly has voted to designate March 30 as a commemorative day recognizing Vietnam Veterans.
The Vietnam Veterans Memorial is collecting photographs of veterans named on the memorial wall, but organizers say they are coming up short on pictures of District of Columbia veterans.
An education center planned for the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington has received preliminary approval for construction of an underground facility on the National Mall.
Gov. Martin O’Malley’s recent 10-day trip to Asia cost about $144,000 for five people.
Australia’s government will give $3 million to help build a planned visitor center near Washington’s Vietnam Veterans Memorial.