Wanted: Young veterans
Published 11/10/2010, Grand Forks Herald
American Legion, vets groups look to Iraq, Afghanistan veterans to replace fading ranks
They’re coming, Larry Vetter says with conviction. Just as they volunteered to serve in Iraq and Afghanistan, a new generation of military veterans will muster again in American Legion halls across the country — and in the ranks of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and the Disabled American Veterans — to replace the rapidly fading World War II and Korean War cadres.