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News Vietnam: A reporter recalls his time in Vietnam

News channel or source: http://www.baltimoresun.com/features/retro-baltimore/bs-md-ci-retro-baltimore-how-to-stay-alive-in-vietnam-20170921-story.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

As PBS airs the new documentary “The Vietnam War,” we checked back in with former Baltimore Sun reporter Bob Erlandson, 86, about his experience covering the war from fall 1966 to early 1968. The way Bob Erlandson tells it, he was in a bar in Venice ...

News Vietnam: The Vietnam War documentary is worth watching, and unforgettable

News channel or source: http://lancasteronline.com/opinion/editorials/the-vietnam-war-documentary-is-worth-watching-and-unforgettable/article_6bc01664-9f03-11e7-aabd-ab3b03c99fd6.html
Publication date: Friday 22 September 2017

PBS is currently airing a 10-part documentary on the Vietnam War by filmmakers Ken Burns and Lynn Novick. The film was 10 years in the making and spans 18 hours. It features interviews with 79 people, including U.S. military personnel, family members of ...

News Vietnam: Veterans gather in Springfield to honor those who lost lives in Vietnam War

News channel or source: http://wwlp.com/2017/09/23/veterans-gather-in-springfield-to-honor-those-who-lost-lives-in-vietnam-war/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The National Association for Black Veterans holds a ceremony at the Mason Square Vietnam Veterans Memorial every year, but this year the monument has become eligible to become a local, state, and national historically ...

News Vietnam: Hyosung Cho Hyun Joon President to Develop Vietnam as a Strong Base for Growth

News channel or source: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170923005003/en/Hyosung-Cho-Hyun-Joon-President-Develop-Vietnam
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hyosung (KRX:004800) has invested about $1 billion in Nhon Trach Industrial Park in Dong Nai Province in Vietnam since 2007. It has enlarged the scale of a plant it constructed on the premise of Hyosung Vietnam.

News Vietnam: Vietnam mystery: Why did Cpl. Jimmy Jackson vanish?

News channel or source: http://www.accessatlanta.com/entertainment/television/vietnam-mystery-why-did-cpl-jimmy-jackson-vanish/ZrDL2KwIYoI8ZMLTQVduIJ/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

The mystery of Marine Lance Cpl. James W. Jackson Jr., who disappeared in Vietnam in 1969, is one of 1,600 unfinished stories from that era, but his story is the one that haunts Ron Martz. Martz, an educator, writer and former staffer at The Atlanta ...

News Vietnam: Weekend read: VIETNAM REVISITED

News channel or source: http://montrealgazette.com/feature/weekend-read-vietnam-revisited
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

More than four decades after the fall of Saigon, the most ambitious attempt ever made to capture the story on film is coming to PBS. Gazette columnist Jack Todd reveals his connection with the 18-hour documentary — and recalls his life-changing decision ...

News Vietnam: ELLIS: Uncomfortable memories of Vietnam

News channel or source: http://www.richmondregister.com/opinion/ellis-uncomfortable-memories-of-vietnam/article_cac8233c-9ffc-11e7-8034-d35f00320c42.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

I’m confounded by how easily we can forget the unforgettable. As the years accumulate, events which once seemed to forever shape my destiny fade in memory almost to an afterthought. Vietnam. Nearly 50 years ago, Vietnam was never far from mind for those ...

News Vietnam: Vietnam veteran Jim Mathis found peace in his garden

News channel or source: http://www.heraldnet.com/news/vietnam-veteran-jim-mathis-found-peace-in-his-garden/
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

You must sign in or register to continue reading content. One month ago on Aug. 22, Jim Mathis and his wife, Susan Hansberry, sat on a bench in the garden they created, enjoying a fine summer day and each other, despite Jim’s health difficulties.

News Vietnam: Veterans from across NJ mourn Robert Yancey Sr., hero of World War II, Korea and Vietnam

News channel or source: http://www.burlingtoncountytimes.com/news/communities/florence/veterans-from-across-nj-mourn-robert-yancey-sr-hero-of/article_10c17e24-9fc1-11e7-be74-07b5e1415519.html
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

FLORENCE — Robert Yancey Sr., one of the last American veterans to serve in World War II, Korea and Vietnam, and one of New Jersey's most well-known advocates for veterans, died Tuesaday at age 92. The Florence resident was considered a giant among ...

News Vietnam: Fresh Air Weekend: Loudon Wainwright III; 'Jerry Before Seinfeld'; 'The Vietnam War'

News channel or source: http://wfae.org/post/fresh-air-weekend-loudon-wainwright-iii-jerry-seinfeld-vietnam-war
Publication date: Saturday 23 September 2017

Fresh Air Weekend highlights some of the best interviews and reviews from past weeks, and new program elements specially paced for weekends. Our weekend show emphasizes interviews with writers, filmmakers, actors and musicians, and often includes excerpts ...