FREER - During a recent Freer City Council meeting Vietnam Veterans and Vietnam-Era veterans were recognized.

The special presentation for veterans of Freer was presented by the Corpus Christi Veterans Band Director Ramiro R. Chavez.

Veterans were recognized and given a 50th anniversary pin from the United States Pentagon, an anniversary patch from the Corpus Christi Veterans Band, an anniversary shirt from the Corpus Christi Veterans Band and H-E-B.

Vietnam Veterans awarded were Ruben Casas, Joe Garcia, Mando Garcia, Gilbert Hernandez and Freer Police Chief John Spillers.