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Vietnam Veterans Of America
Vietnam Veterans of America, Inc. (VVA) is a national non-profit A nonprofit organization (NPO), also known as a non-business entity, not-for-profit organization, or nonprofit institution, is a legal entity organized and operated for a collective, public or social benefit, in contrast with an entity that oper ... corporation founded in 1978 in the United States The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US), or America, is a country Contiguous United States, primarily located in North America. It consists of 50 U.S. state, states, a Washington, D.C., federal di ... that is committed to serving the needs of all veterans. It is funded without any contribution from any branch of government. VVA is the only such organization chartered by the United States Congress The United States Congress or U.S. Congress is the bicameral legislature of the federal government of the United States and consists of the House of Representatives a ...
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Bobby Muller
Robert O. Muller (born 1946) is an American peace advocate. He was born on Long Island, and grew up in Great Neck, New York and attended Hofstra University. He enlisted in the United States Marine Corps, U.S. Marine Corps in 1967, during the Vietnam War. His commission with the Marines began the same day he received his bachelor's degree in business administration from Hofstra University in 1968, and by September of that year he was a combat lieutenant leading a Marine infantry platoon. In April 1969, while leading an assault in Vietnam, a bullet entered his chest and severed his spinal cord, leaving him Paraplegia, paralyzed from the chest down. After returning from Vietnam, Muller became a staunch advocate for veterans' rights and Peace activist. In 1974 he earned his Juris Doctor, J.D. degree from the Hofstra University School of Law. In the same year, he appeared in the anti-war documentary film ''Hearts and Minds (film), Hearts and Minds'', speaking about his life before, du ...
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Vietnam Veterans Of America Legal Services
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