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Bonus Army
View of the Bonus Army, as they were encamped at Ideal Park near Johnstown in 1932 after being forced out of Washington, D.C. Called the Bonus Expeditionary Forces by its organizers, this was a group of World War I veterans, their families and affili...
"WASHINGTON: A contingent of Vietnam Veterans Against the War enter Arlington National Cemetery 4/20 carrying wreathes of roses to honor their fallen comrades and other victims of the Indochina fighting. The veterans went to the cemetery, across the ...
"SAN FRANCISCO: Pvt. Edmund O. Jurenas, 23, Chicago, who, with a group of antiwar soldiers at a remote base in Greely, Alaska, put out a publication called, "The Arctic Arsenal," tells press conference 7/9 the Army plans to court-martial him for publ...
"WASHINGTON: Vietnam veterans carry an upside down American flag past the White House 4/22 during a silent march down Pennsylvania Avenue. The three veterans carrying the flag said it came from the coffin of a buddy, who was killed last 6/19 near Dan...
"DENVER: Denver Police Dept. arrested 73 Vietnam Veterans Against the War during Veterans Day Parade in downtown Denver 10/23. The VVAW group tried to march in the Veterans Day Parade along with the VFW and American Legion groups. The VVAW were denie...
Peaceful confrontation
"PORTLAND, OREGON: A young anti-war demonstrator holding a Viet Cong flag raised high, is requested to leave the American Legion parade, August 31, by a "People for Portland" citizen monitor. Legion veteran Dan Taylor was marching when he was joined ...
"WASHINGTON: Police arrest members of Vietnam Veterans Against the War on the steps of the Supreme Court 4/22 after they set up a noisy, end-the-war demonstration. These were the first mass arrests since the veterans began their week-long anti-war pr...