Vietnam: Beyond Battlefields

Mar 26, 2012

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".