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...
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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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...
Death Notice: Michael Arasmi

...worked floor covering, construction, mechanics and was an all-around capable guy. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.He is survived by his mother, Patricia Arasmi; sons, Sundown, Zebulon and his wife, Jessica; brothers, Patrick...
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Dow drops 358 points after China fears spur global sell-off

...move has caused other countries to devalue their own currencies, notably oil-rich Kazakhstan and the manufacturing hub of Vietnam.Strategists and traders, noting the lack of major U.S. economic news on Thursday, said the drop in stocks was also likely...
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Review: 'Hunting in Wartime'

...about a group of Hoonah men who served in Vietnam, was originally slated for two who served in the military during Vietnam, 17 of whom served on the ground. Sixteen...with his father after his return from Vietnam, and slipping, suddenly, into combat...
Trump-GOP feud escalates after rival goes after him

...incendiary comments, topped by his weekend mocking of Arizona Sen. John McCain's experience as a tortured prisoner of war in Vietnam.Since then the real estate developer and reality TV host has intensified his criticism of McCain and his record on veterans...
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My Turn: Nimbus is a relic of the '60s and '70s to World War II, millions died. Then, slow down to the Vietnam War. Still recovering from a great conflict, this war produced...KKK was operational, and art changed. In defiance of the Vietnam War, draft cards were publicly burned, riots were common...


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