Howard B. Patrick’s A Never-Ending Battle: How Vietnam Changed Me Forever (CreateSpace, 208 pp., $10.99, paper) is a classic account of how combat in the Vietnam War resulted in many years of post-traumatic stress disorder that adversely affected his life.This book is a basic primer for anyone unfamiliar with what the combat experience was like for veterans who served in the Vietnam War. 425 more words
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I’m pretty sure I’ve never welcomed in Memorial Day in a more appropriate manner.
My dear wife Karen told me our great friend Michelle had a big plan for late Sunday afternoon into evening. 346 more words
Vietnam's Senior Class: Often forgotten, the Americans who served in country between 1950 and 1964 saw their share of death and danger
By Ken Olsen
(Copyright 2015, All Rights Reserved)
Just before the Army sent Jable Dean to Vietnam in 1954, it outlined a simple emergency evacuation plan: “If we have to pull out, get to the Saigon River,” Dean recalls the Pentagon briefer telling him. 1,985 more words
LUZERNE — One government agency is hoping to find more than 600 photos of Pennsylvania natives who sacrificed their lives in the Vietnam War.
It’s all part of the “Faces Never Forgotten” campaign. 427 more words
The Department of Military and Veterans Affairs needs your help to complete their “Faces Never Forgotten” Initiative.
They’re trying to collect pictures for each of the more than 58,000 people whose names are inscribed on the Vietnam Memorial in Washington D.C. 31 more words