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WHY VIETNAM MATTERS
In The Best and the Brightest, David Halberstam described Rufus Phillips as a man one could trust... Read More
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11:00-11:30pm EST, with John Batchelor, Read More
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Noon, Saigon Arts Culture & Education Institute Conference, Marriott Fairfax, Fairfax, VA Read More
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Jan K. Herman served as the Historian of the Navy Medical Department and Special Assistant to the Surgeon General for 33 years. He also produced an hour-long documentary, “The Lucky Few,” which has had international acclaim since its premiere at the Smithsonian in 2010. He is the author of Battle Station Sick Bay and lives in Takoma Park, MD.

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BATTLE STATION SICK BAY
In this compelling oral history, Navy medical personnel from World War II recall their experiences... Read More
THE LUCKY FEW
As the Vietnam War reached its tragic climax in the last days of April 1975, a task force of U.S.... Read More
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Noon, “Authors on Deck,” U.S. Navy Memorial, 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, #123, Washington, D.C. Read More
Blog Talk Radio Interview
1:00pm, “Military Monday w/John Gresham" - Listen live at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/writestream... Read More
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2:00pm, “Frontlines of Freedom,” w/host Denny Gillem, www.FrontlinesOfFreedom.com Read More
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12:30pm, “Shifley Lecture Series,” U.S. Naval Academy Museum, 118 Maryland Ave., Annapolis, MD /... Read More

Rufus Phillips

Rufus Phillips became a member of the Saigon Military Mission in 1954 and the following year served as the sole adviser to two Vietnamese army pacification operations, earning the CIA's Intelligence Medal of Merit for his work. He later worked as a CIA civilian case officer in Vietnam and Laos, then joined the U.S. Agency for International Development's Saigon Mission to lead its counterinsurgency efforts. In 1964 he became a consultant for USAID and the State Department and served as an adviser to Vice President Hubert Humphrey.

Ha Mai Viet

Ha Mai Viet was born in North Vietnam in 1933. He graduated from the Thu Duc Reserve Officer School in 1955 and was commissioned a second lieutenant in the Army of the Republic of Vietnam, beginning 21 years of military service that included command of armored units from platoon through battalion, plus posts as a brigade executive officer and an assistant division commander, along with staff and instructor duty at several levels.

Joe Galloway

Joe Galloway is best known as co-author of the national bestseller We Were Soldiers Once...and Young, later made into a critically acclaimed movie starring Mel Gibson. Mr. Galloway spent 22 years as a foreign and war correspondent and bureau chief for United Press International, and nearly 20 years as senior editor and senior writer for U.S. News & World Report. His numerous overseas postings include tours in Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia, India, Singapore and three years as UPI bureau chief in Moscow.


 
 

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