Veterans' bond strengthened by kidney donation

NEW YORK - Serving together in Vietnam, John Middaugh and Henry "Bill" Warner...him into dialysis.But "we got through Vietnam. We'll get through this," Warner...enlisted; he'd already completed a tour in Vietnam. Warner was a draftee who had grown up...
Nation and World
A look at one Hoonah veteran's Vietnam experience

...experiences of some of the 28 Hoonah Vietnam War-era veterans, 17 of whom served on the ground in Vietnam and 16 of whom made it back alive.Here...thing that struck him when he arrived in Vietnam (besides 100-degree-plus heat) was...
Obama hosts Vietnam Communist Party chief

...unprecedented meeting Tuesday with the head of Vietnam's Communist Party as the U.S. pressed...expansionism in the South China Sea, Vietnam would also welcome the U.S. taking...people."Trong, the de facto leader of Vietnam despite holding no official government...
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Woman searches for photos of Juneau's Vietnam dead

Ever since Janna Hoehn visited the Vietnam Veterans Memorial wall in of every American killed in the Vietnam War.What started with a search for photos...300 photos for the Wall of Faces, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund's online memorial...
'Hunting in Wartime': Vietnam War veterans from Hoonah tell their stories

...soliders who served "on the ground" in Vietnam was 17. Update: The text has been modified...number of men who saw combat.During the Vietnam War, 28 men from Hoonah - a community...Foundation, and James Lindoff, a decorated Vietnam veteran and commander of the Hoonah Veterans...
My Turn: A dissenting view of Veterans Day

...2003 certainly wasn't. Nor was the Vietnam War. And it would be laughable to imagine...Communists who were infiltrating into South Vietnam from Laos.Officers like LeMay would...slippery slope where, like My Lai in Vietnam and Haditha in Iraq, U.S. troops ruthlessly...
Movie listings

...Synopsis: Hunting in Wartime profiles the stories of Tlingit Native Americans from the village of Hoonah, who served in the Vietnam War. "Pawn Sacrifice" - Friday, Saturday, Sunday. Nov. 13-15. Synopsis: Set during the Cold War, American chess...
Veterans Day around the United States

...Honoring Hmong in WisconsinWisconsin honored Hmong-Lao Vietnam war veterans with a monument in the northern city of Wausau...because few knew what they did for the United States during the Vietnam War. They fought surreptitiously for the CIA in Laos and faced...
Nation and World

...year marked by a nationwide debate over police brutality. Universities and colleges are used to protestors going back to the Vietnam and civil rights era, and have developed methods to deal with objections.Institutions know they can offer to set up committees...
Nation and World
Death Notice: Dennis Helmer Carlson

...was 69.He was a 1963 graduate of Juneau-Douglas High School. Dennis served in the U.S. Navy for eight years and was a Vietnam veteran. Upon completion of his service in the U. S. Navy, he lived in southern California until 2012, when he moved to...
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