J. Manuel Reta served in Vietnam with the U.S. Army for seven months before he was wounded. In the picture, Reta, 19, stands near the boundary between North and South Vietnam. Reta, of Ferndale, is now president of the Northwest Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and a commissioner with the state Commission on Hispanic Affairs.
J. Manuel Reta served in Vietnam with the U.S. Army for seven months before he was wounded. In the picture, Reta, 19, stands near the boundary between North and South Vietnam. Reta, of Ferndale, is now president of the Northwest Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and a commissioner with the state Commission on Hispanic Affairs. COURTESY TO THE BELLINGHAM HERALD
J. Manuel Reta served in Vietnam with the U.S. Army for seven months before he was wounded. In the picture, Reta, 19, stands near the boundary between North and South Vietnam. Reta, of Ferndale, is now president of the Northwest Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce and a commissioner with the state Commission on Hispanic Affairs. COURTESY TO THE BELLINGHAM HERALD

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