On Saturday, May 12, 2018, Texas Coastal Bend Vietnam Veterans & Era were welcomed with “Welcome Home” T-shirts. Veterans included were Taft, Refugio, Beeville, Three Rivers, Mathis, Alice, Kingsville and Robstown.

On each stop the veterans filled out a form and those present participated in Roll Call and presentation of T-shirts by The Veterans Band of Corpus Christi members and band director Ram Chavez. 

The shirt is a commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the Vietnam War.