Veterans Oral Histories

Streaming Media

Document Type

Video

Interview Date

4-8-2011

Abstract

1:00 Rank and service; 1:28 Reason for choosing Army; 2:00 Entering service; 2:30 Feelings about entering service; 2:45 Draft; 4:50 Help given and recieved; 5:20 Picked for leadership; 6:15 Instructors; 7:00 Locations in Vietnam; 7:50 Job in Vietnam; 8:20 First impressions of Vietnam; 9:30 Jobs and company name; 9:50 Combat; 10:50 Casualties; 11:20 Most memorable experiences; 12:35 Building air strip for "Air America;" 13:45 Medals awards; 14:00 How to keep in touch with family; 14:15 Food in Vietnam; 15:55 Ever eat any local food; 16:20 What you did with extra food supplies; 17:11 Stress while in country; 18:12 Good luck things; 18:28 Entertainment in Vietnam; 20:50 Vietnamese children; 21:00 Number rating system of children; 21:25 Leave while in Vietnam; 21:50 Visit younger brother; 22:20 Movies and the club; 23:00 Funny things in Vietnam; 23:32 Pranks; 23:45 Photos from Vietnam; 24:11 People in photos; 24:20 Officers; 26:30 Article 15; 27:15 Day discharged from Army 6-15-70; 28:10 First days at home; 29:13 Contact with other veterans; 30:02 Belong to any veterans group; 30:20 Careers after war; 30:50 Computer; 31:00 Learning about computer; 31:47 Military experience affect opinions; 32:30 Reunions; 32:50 Military service affect life; 33:13 Close interviews

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