RECOGNITION DAY: Vietnam Veterans Honored

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Vietnam Veterans across Iowa will be honored for their service Tuesday.

May 7 is Iowa Vietnam Veterans Recognition Day; it became an official holiday in 2008.

The Iowa Department of Veterans Affairs will hold a Remembrance Ceremony on the south side of the capitol at noon.

The event will include a prayer service, wreath laying and speeches.