Jan Scruggs, left, president of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund and Gary Wright the project engineer for the memorial look over plans for the project in Washington on March 23, 1982. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. James Clark Coming of age through war: Lance Cpl. Damien Mathis By Sarah Sicard on February 24, 2016 T&P on Facebook Looking for a great career? Or know another veteran, service member, or military spouse who is? Get started at Hirepurpose.