Wisconsin War Stories

Wisconsin Vietnam War Stories - Part 1: Escalation

Special | 58m 41s | Video has closed captioning.

Early events that set the conflict and United States participation in Vietnam are outlined. Wisconsin Vietnam veterans share stories of strong bonds of combat brotherhood that came from increasing adversity. Members of the Army, Air Force, Marines and Navy recall the allure, challenges and heartbreaking loss of early combat against the increasingly rampant advance of the Viet Cong.

Aired: 05/25/10

Rating: TV-G

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Wisconsin War Stories is a local public television program presented by PBS Wisconsin.