Vietnam: Stories From the Wall As the years move us further and further away from the realities of the Vietnam War and recognition of those who served, we must find ways to keep alive the memories of the those who sacrificed for us, and honor those who returned home to an unwelcome nation
Vietnam: Stories From the Wall

Vietnam: Stories From the Wall

From WHRV

As the years move us further and further away from the realities of the Vietnam War and recognition of those who served, we must find ways to keep alive the memories of the those who sacrificed for us, and honor those who returned home to an unwelcome nation

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Orange Gooding

I went to the Wall, I found Orange's name and did the only thing I knew to do. I cried and 'gave him twenty.'

Humbert R. Versace

The last time that any of his fellow prisoners heard from him, he was singing "God Bless America" at the top of his voice from his isolation box.

Ronald E. Ange

At your funeral, I cried like a little baby. The next day (on your 19th Birthday) I boarded that plane to the other side of the world.

Jack P. Dove, Sr.

He was shot down in July 1967...only needing 7 more missions to come home.

Dwight P. Bowles

I will always remember him with 7 kids riding in his shiny car smiling as we ate ice creams he bought us on that hot day long ago...

Fred V. Cole

He was so kind and gracious, and made me feel like I was going to make it.

James G. Hood

So all my hopes that you came back and married your highschool sweetheart suddenly went black and now I mourn.

Bernard L. Johnson, II

I think it's important to note that John frequently asked me to allow him to fly my routepac mission since I was married and he was not.

Gerald C. Mull

His goal was to return to school and become a Dentist after serving his country.

Alan B. Boffman

They died as they lived. Helping others and with honor.

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