My grandpa showed me things he had kept from the Vietnam War, and there were maybe 40 small round things with a small hole in the middle, maybe the size of a quarter, that looked like a washer (like for nuts and bolts). He acted a bit strange when I saw them and mumbled something […]
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Very random, but I’m working on a research project and came across “The Man Who Came to Play,” the script that much of “The Deer Hunter” derived from. Hoping to get my hands on a version of the script, but have been striking out. Any ideas here? submitted by /u/comeslice [link] [comments]
My dad passed a little over 10 years ago and I’m doing some research into his military history as a way to remember him. I was able to find his DD214 and I have some questions. My dad served during the Vietnam era from 1967-1969. He was honorably discharged in 1969 after serving nearly two […]
4th ARVN Armored Regiment machine gunner at Quang Ngai National Archives 26401676 official USMC photo A193573 by SSGT Pavey (Jan 1970).
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Hi. So, my Pop wasn’t actually in Vietnam but he was in the army at the time. I know for a fact he got stationed in Germany because he’s said as such and you can see his 7th army patch. I remember him talking about guarding/transporting Pershing 1 missiles across Europe. I’d really like to […]
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