Vietnam War

Bob Turner

Bob Turner – FS: Scary Moment in Vietnam

CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History. Bob Turner shares story about when he was ambushed and almost died.

Jack Neal

Jack Neal – FS: Puff the Magic Dragon

  Jack Neal shares about the crazy experiences he had on his birthday in the Viet Nam war and meeting Puff the Magic Dragon. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History.  

Jack Neal

Jack Neal – FS: Letters to himself from Viet Nam

  Jack Neal wrote a letter to himself when he was in the Viet Nam war, and shares with us what that letter was about. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History.

Christina Waller

Adopted During Vietnam War

  Christina tells the story of how she was adopted by an American family from Vietnam during the Vietnam war. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History.

Christina Waller

Christina Waller – FS: Ameri-Asian Babies in Vietnam

  Christina Waller talks about how Ameri-Asian babies were outcasted during the Vietnam war. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History.

Allan Cantor – AE: Vietnam Shooting

Allan Cantor speaks about being faced with shooting a person during the Vietnam War. CLICK HERE to see the full Oral History

David Watson

David Watson – AE: Man on the Moon

David Watson recalls being on a river in Vietnam and looking at the moon and realizing that we had a man on the moon. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

John Schmidt

John Schmidt – AE: Vietnam Reporters

John Schmidt believes that the reporters caused morale problems among units in Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Don Saddler

Don Saddler – AE: Cargo Planes

Don Saddler recalls his missions flying cargo planes in Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Buzz Peterman

Buzz Peterman – AE: Mid-Air Collision

Buzz Peterman was involved in a mid-air collision in Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Buzz Peterman

Buzz Peterman – AE: Survival School

Buzz Peterman had to go through survival school before heading to Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Robert Peck

Robert Peck – AE: General Westmoreland

Robert Peck frequently gave aerial reconnaissance briefings to General Westmoreland. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Mike Mervosh

Mike “Iron Mike” Mervosh – AE: Rules of Engagement

Mike Mervosh explains the rules of engagement and his experiences in Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

David Maxfield

David Maxfield – AE: Battery

David Maxfield had a close call in Vietnam, but was saved by a battery. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Charles Lescher Jr

Charles Lescher Jr. – AE: F-104

Charles Lescher’s F-104 tore apart while he was flying at about 600 mph, 50 ft above the ground. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Aaron Kreisler

Dr. Aaron Kreisler – AE: Case Western Reserve

Aaron Kreisler trained at Case Western Reserve and met Dr. Spock and a Nobel Prize Winner CLICK HERE to see Aaron’s full Oral History 

Harry Icke

Harry Icke – AE: Pilot Rescue

Harry Icke was involved in the rescue of a downed pilot in Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Colonel Bob Bullock

Colonel Bob Bullock – AE: Martha Rae

Colonel Bob Bullock flew actress Martha Rae on a tour to three Special Forces camps. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History

Tase Bailey

Tase Bailey – AE: DMZ

Tase Bailey was in an artillery unit about 1,000 meters from the DMZ in Vietnam. CLICK HERE to watch the full Oral History