Who we are

Founded in 1978, Vietnam Veterans of America is the only national Vietnam veterans organization congressionally chartered and exclusively dedicated to Vietnam-era veterans and their families. VVA is organized as a not-for-profit corporation and is tax-exempt under Section 501(c)(19) of the Internal Revenue Service Code


“Never again will one generation of veterans abandon another.”


VVA’s goals are to promote and support the full range of issues important to Vietnam veterans, to create a new identity for this generation of veterans, and to change public perception of Vietnam veterans.

Attend a Meeting
How to Join
We meet at 7:00 p.m. on the 3rd Thursday of the month at the Elks Lodge. 600 W. Kemp Watertown, SD
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If you are interested in joining the Northeast South Dakota Vietnam Veterans of America please fill out the application below.
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The VVA Members are grateful and support all of our Sponsors

With a special thank you to our “Red, White & Blue Sponsors’ listed below:

Wight, Comes & Sogn Funeral Chapel, Inc.

Crawford Funeral Chapel, Inc.

Hedahl’s Auto Plus – Webster

Reliabank Dakota           Sons of Veterans

The Waubay Clipper       Webster Tire, Inc.

Soliude Miles (John Schroeder & Celia Wait-Schroeder)

Fiksdal Funeral Service                      J + H Transportation, Inc.

Watertown Community Foundation     Coteau Hills Elk Hunt

Family Memorials by Gibson               Northside Medical Center, Ortonville

Jorgenson Meat Processing, Waubay   Watertown Monument Works

Our Red, White & Blue VVA Members listed below:

Holiday, Randy                     Reconnu, Don                  Fortin, Jim

Solberg, Dennis                    Hermans, Floyd               Stupnik, Frank