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Ten O'Clock News; War from Vietnam vet's perspective

02/14/1991

Footage of Vietnam War combat. Interview with lawyer Howard Levine about his choice to be in ROTC, his service during Vietnam, his twin sons who know people in Persian Gulf war, and the justifiability of military draft. Close up on Bronze Star medal.


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Series
Ten O'Clock News
Title

War from Vietnam vet's perspective

Series Description

NIGHTLY NEWS WITH CHRISTOPHER LYDON AND CARMEN FIELDS Began January 1976. Replaced evening news show EVENING COMPASS. Original host: Steve Nevas. Other anchors, Christopher Lydon (1977-91) and Gail Harris (1983). In 1980 - hour long. Ended in 1991.

(PREDECESSORS: Louis Lyons began news operations at WGBH in 1952. The News at 10 began in 1966. The Reporters premiered in 1970. The Evening Compass started in 1974.) Series release date: 1/1976

Duration

00:04:09

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Subjects
Persian Gulf War, 1991
Students
Armed Forces
Veterans
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Veterans
Draft
Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Contributors
Rollins, Rebecca (Reporter)
Citation
Chicago: “Ten O'Clock News; War from Vietnam vet's perspective,” 02/14/1991, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_762D6C9EF3694A68AB92DDC2B26D2ACB.
MLA: “Ten O'Clock News; War from Vietnam vet's perspective.” 02/14/1991. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_762D6C9EF3694A68AB92DDC2B26D2ACB>.
APA: Ten O'Clock News; War from Vietnam vet's perspective. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_762D6C9EF3694A68AB92DDC2B26D2ACB
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