As military veterans, we live by the moral code of never leaving a comrade behind. This statement applies not only to combat scenarios, but to those who returned home and now suffer from mental and physical health issues following service to America.

As a Vietnam War veteran who suffered the humiliation and sense of futility after withdrawal from our war and sad treatment by many citizens, it took many years for my brothers-in-arms and I to deal with that unfortunate situation.

Get more from the Citrus County Chronicle

CC John Stewart/Veterans Voices

John Stewart

Veterans Voices

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

Thank you for reading!

Please purchase a subscription to read our premium content. If you have a subscription, please log in or sign up for an account on our website to continue.

There are no services available.