Caring for Those Who Have Borne the Battle: Exploring the Myths and Realities of Veterans' Benefits Since the Revolution
Journal of the Federal Circuit Historical Society, Vol. 6, p. 73, 2013
17 Pages Posted: 31 Mar 2013
Date Written: October 17, 2012
This lecture discusses the history of veterans benefits in America. It demonstrates that -- contrary to public perception -- veterans of WWII were treated unusually well and that the treatment of Vietnam veterans is much closer to the historical norm.
Keywords: history, veterans, benefits
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