Tag Archives: Vietnam Vet

With the odds stacked against them, three U.S. battalions managed to attack and defeat enemy troops at Hue City.
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Lynn Prosser doesn’t deny that caring for her Vietnam veteran husband is hard, but her love for him makes it all worthwhile.
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Screenshot: Army Maj. Kevin Polosky, far left, talks about his experiences as a caregiver for his Army veteran wife during the Military Officers’ Association of America 2013 Warrior & Family Symposium at the Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center in Washington, D.C., Sept. 12, 2013. He was joined by Air Force Reserve Maj. Bonnie Carroll, middle left, Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors president and founder; Debbie Sprague, middle, wellness and life coach for military caregivers and wife of a Vietnam vet; retired Marine Corps Lt. Gen. Bernard “Mick” Trainor, middle right, and Scott Thuman, local ABC network anchor and panel moderator, far right. (The Pentagon Channel screenshot by Erin Wittkop/Released)

A group of veterans and military family members emphasized the need for peer support in healing the wounds of war during the 2013 Warrior and Family Symposium.
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Vietnam vet continues his communication with wife, long after war.
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Photo: Retired Master Sgt. Parnell Fisher earned the Silver Star for gallantry in action when he jettisoned a flare that exploded prematurely aboard an AC-47 Gunship on Dec. 18, 1966. The Jacksonville Museum of Military History, in Arkansas, houses a small collection of Fisher’s medals and citations. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Russ Scalf.

Retired Air Force veteran Parnell Fisher is more than just a fixture at the Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., auto hobby shop; he is a decorated war vet with a life full of laudation and accomplishments.
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