Native America Calling
Mon March 26, 2012
Vietnam: Beyond Battlefields
Mon. 3/26 11a: Many stories about the Vietnam War are told from those who were in direct combat on the battlefields. A view beyond the fighting has been recently published. From looking like the enemy to becoming familiar with Vietnamese culture are some of the stories shared by a Native soldier who was in an isolated camp and had extensive contact with rural villagers.
What's it like being a Native American in war? Do Natives have different experiences and views than others? Guest Ron Wood (Navajo/Seminole)author of "Vietnam: Remembrances of a Native American Soldier".