Tag Archives: Vietnam War

Veterans’ Perspective – Featured Vlogger of the Week – May 26, 2021

I chose Veterans’ Perspective: https://www.youtube.com/c/VeteransPerspective/ as this week’s Featured Vlogger of the Week.  The YouTube channel has 16.7K Subscribers; 93 videos; Joined Feb 24, 2017; 6,618,446 views  About page: https://www.youtube.com/c/VeteransPerspective/about Description:    Social Media:  Official Website: None listed Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/veteransperspective/ Flickr: No … Continue reading

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Vietnam War POW talks about his 7 years in Hanoi Hilton – Veterans’ Perspective YouTube

I saw this recently – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZ64TIlDu3g Direct link: Vietnam War POW talks about his 7 years in Hanoi Hilton https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZ64TIlDu3g (about 2:48 minutes long)

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Arlington service set for Medal of Honor recipient who died from COVID-19 – Army Times December 13, 2020

I saw this today – Arlington service set for Medal of Honor recipient who died from COVID-19: https://www.armytimes.com/news/your-army/2020/12/13/arlington-service-set-for-medal-of-honor-recipient-who-died-from-covid-19/. Slightly longer article. The Army December 13, 2020 OPELIKA, Ala. — A Medal of Honor recipient from Alabama who died after contracting COVID-19 earlier … Continue reading

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Navy’s Newest Ship to Be Named for Marine Sgt. Maj. John Canley, Vietnam War Hero – Military.com

I saw this on Military.com today – Navy’s Newest Ship to Be Named for Marine Sgt. Maj. John Canley, Vietnam War Hero: https://www.military.com/daily-news/2020/11/11/navys-newest-ship-be-named-marine-sgt-maj-john-canley-vietnam-war-hero.html. 11 November 2020 Military.com | By Gina Harkins Another Navy expeditionary sea base will be named for a Marine Corps hero who earned the Medal … Continue reading

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In March 1999, I Visited the Vietnam Wall in Washington, D. C. – November 11, 2020

I was in Arlington, Virginia for a conference in late February/early March 1999. The conference ended daily at 5 P. M. Evening meal was free if we stayed until about 7 P. M. to get served. After that, we were … Continue reading

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George Byers Jr, USMC and Army — ARISE! LET US BE GOING!

I mentioned that I got a treasure trove of stuff about dad the other day, and this after Mark Meadows and Beverly Elliott were able to get the list of medals and the medals themselves (which I had been unable … Continue reading

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Mobile Vietnam Wall 2019 Tour Information

I saw this on Facebook, https://www.facebook.com/VietnamVeteransMemorialFund/, about the Mobile Vietnam Wall 2019 Tour Dates and Locations. Here’s the link: http://www.vvmf.org/2019-twth-tour. I only briefly glimpsed it in passing when it was in Wichita, Kansas years ago. I would love to see … Continue reading

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