Local Vietnam veterans honored at Cradle of Aviation

Posted: Updated:
GARDEN CITY -

Vietnam War veterans were honored Saturday as part of a national effort to commemorate their bravery.

The annual event was hosted at the Cradle of Aviation in Garden City by Congresswoman Kathleen Rice.

Over 100 veterans and their families were in attendance.

Each veteran was presented with a Vietnam Veteran lapel pin and a presidential proclamation.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."