Vietnam War Children's New Home

1 decade 2 years 1 month ago Monday, June 11 2007 Jun 11, 2007 Monday, June 11, 2007 1:13:49 PM CDT June 11, 2007 in News
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COLUMBIA (AP) - A growing number of Vietnam War orphans living in the United States are returning home to adopt their own children. Columbia social worker Tami Herman says she and husband Jason want to build a strong bond with their new daughter and also honor the child's heritage. The couple recently returned to Missouri with Olivia Grace, a girl with deep brown eyes whose biological parents sent her to an orphanage in the Mekong Delta. Herman came to the United States as a four-month-old, brought to Missouri by her adoptive father on a Christian relief mission.

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