Coming home to New Zealand, he found that he and his comrades couldn’t even join the RSA. Vietnam vets were not welcome until later when RSA membership needed a boost. In 2006, at Wanganui RSA, Don presented a verbal submission to the travelling Joint Working Group on Concerns of VietnamContinue Reading Veterans whose quality of life was compromised by exposure to chemical defoliants such as Agent Orange during their service in Vietnam were especially acknowledged in a speech by Lynette Stankovich, wife of Vietnam War veteran Padre Wally Te Ua. In 2008, former prime minister Helen Clark publicly acknowledged NewContinue Reading