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Gulf veterans

Gulf War veterans sought for Portland study

Researchers at the Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center are seeking veterans who served in the Gulf War Era for a study. Participants will be …

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Wall of honor coming to Albany

The traveling Wall of Honor, a 32-panel wall displaying the 7,265 names of all fallen servicemen from Operation Desert Storm in 1991, through the Somalia and

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A meal worthy of heroes

For those who have given so much for country and community, it was a rare opportunity for them to be served for once, as a

Gulf veterans

Nearly 100,000 Vets enrolled in burn pit registry

Join VA’s Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry

VA launched the Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry in June 2014 to better understand the long-term health effects of exposure to burn pits and other airborne hazards during deployment. The number of new participants in this registry is climbing steadily, and will soon reach the milestone of 100,000 participants. As of December 9, 2016, the Airborne Hazards and Open Burn Pit Registry includes 95,593