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from Cherries - A Vietnam War Novel

Memories of my visit at the 24th Evac Hospital

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2nd Lt Billy Bob Walkabout - Cherokee Nation - Most Decorated Native American In Viet Nam War - Company F, 58th Infantry, 101st Airborne Division. - Arlington National Cemetery, Sec 66, P59

This is so true.....The Viet Nam War lasted from1959-1975. More than 58,000 American lives were lost. The late 1960's became a time of youth rebellion, mass protests, and riots against the war. Returning military personnel were met with anger, ridicule, and violence.

Zippo - Vietnam Army. Looks like something my grandfather would have proudly owned, except his was either WWII or Korea.