I Am a Veteran of the Viet Nam Era

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    I Am A Veteran Of The Viet Nam Era

    I served in Viet Nam and proud to still be alive to say that I served there.. I departed from Viet Nam in 1969 and I have thought several times about returning to see what it looks like today but I do not want to travel alone... I would like to see what Long Binh, Saigon, Tay...
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    26-30
    1 Response Oct 22, 2010

    Before The World

    Dec. 1971. In. Mar 1972 Basic,leave,MOS Feb. 1973. Deploy Jan.. 1975 WIA. May 1975 Back in the world. Feb. 1977 Detached to Lockheed. Jun.1979 Discharge.
    seldonna seldonna
    56-60
    1 Response Sep 4, 2012

    I Am A Viet Nam Warrior

    I left Viet Nam over 40 years ago, but it has never left me. The years of war lives in my heart and soul, and comes out often like a demon to torment me.
    Jones47 Jones47
    61-65, M
    1 Response Jun 29, 2011

    Above And Beyond

    When visitors first enter the museum, they will hear a sound like wind chimes coming from above them and their attention will be drawn upward 24 feet to the ceiling of the two-story high atrium. Dog tags of the more than 58,000 service men and women who died in the Vietnam War...
    Jones47 Jones47
    61-65, M
    1 Response Dec 12, 2012

    The Wall (Viet Nam)

    A little history most people will never know. Interesting Veterans Statistics off the Vietnam Memorial Wall There are 58,267 names now listed on that polished black wall, including those added in 2010. The names are arranged in the order in which they were taken from us by date...
    Jones47 Jones47
    61-65, M
    Dec 20, 2012
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