The National Guard 69th Brigade, 137th Infantry, Vietnam era veterans are planning a 50-year reunion at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 16 for food and fun at the Winfield American Legion, 115 W. 10th Ave.

Those planning to come are asked to RSVP, and there is a $20 donation per person. There will be live entertainment.

More than 150 troops returned home after serving their time during the Vietnam War.

For information, call Sgt. Jack M. Blatchford at (620) 442-2083 in Ark City, or Specialist 5 Loren Pontious at (620) 229-0131 in Winfield.

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