ABC news features veterans who married after 20 years together

John Banvard, a 95 year-old World War II veteran, married his partner Gerard Nadeau, a 67 year-old Vietnam veteran, at the Chula Vista Veteran's Home in California in September of this year after 20 years together. It was the first time Chula Vista Veteran's Home hosted a wedding ceremony between two male veterans.

ABC News's 'Second Tour' digital series, which profiles the lives of military veterans, did a feature on the couple's history making wedding.

ABC News has the full feature of John and Gerard's wedding. Share your marriage equality story with GLAAD.
 

Related Stories

Brandiilyne Dear

 

Photo Credit: GLAAD

Today, GLAAD released a media guide for journalists covering stories related to LGBT nondiscrimination, in collaboration with a coalition of state and national LGBT advocacy organizations.