Vietnam War Stories on WXXI-TV

Thu, 11/10/2011 - 9:00pm

Members of the Americal (23rd) Division share a moment of camaraderie in the field (1969).

Credit: Courtesy of Tom Schober

Share the memories of Vietnam veterans’ service and sacrifice and gain insight into the experience of war.

Telling emotional stories that haven’t been heard before, veterans recount their experiences of the Vietnam War in Vietnam War Stories airing Thursday, November 10 at 9 p.m. on WXXI-TV (DT21.1/cable 11/cable 1011). Veterans from all branches of military service share moving stories of triumph and loss on the field of duty, of sacrificing nearly everything on the battlefield and of the strong bonds of brotherhood and companionship in the ranks. Along with the veterans’ stories, archival video, historical photography and maps evoke stark imagery of the conflict.

Watch more than three hours of expanded program content, explore modern portraits of Vietnam veterans and uncover educational resources about the Vietnam War at http://wisconsinstories.org/vietnam/.



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