Two local communities will honor veterans at council meetings tonight.
In University Place, the council will read a proclamation and present a flag to former Womens Airforce Service Pilot Dorothy Olsen (who I wrote about last month).
And in Lakewood, the council will proclaim April as “Women Home Vietnam Veterans Month.”
From a press release:
The City of Lakewood chose to honor Vietnam Veterans during the entire month of April in light of the large veteran population in Lakewood. The last U.S. service-members departed Vietnam 35 years ago on April 30, 1975 when the American Embassy was finally