Veterans without high school diploma sought for Riverside County Operation Recognition program

RIVERSIDE – They were away from home serving their country while classmates were marching in commencement ceremonies. Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard veterans who missed out on their high school graduations due to military service have until Oct. 15, to apply for a diploma through the 2020 Operation Recognition program. Individuals who were interned in a Japanese American relocation camp during World War II are also encouraged to apply.The county has recognized 362 veterans with a diploma through Operation Recognition since 2007. The diplomas are awarded as a joint effort of the Riverside County Board of Education, the Riverside County Office of Education and the Riverside County Department of Veterans’ Services.Individuals must currently reside in Riverside Coun
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