Vietnam vets in their 'last dance.'

Cohrs, Sonny
August 2002
Airman;Aug2002, Vol. 46 Issue 8, p15
Features eight reservists in the U.S. 320th Expeditionary Civil Engineer Squadron who served in the Vietnam War. Experiences in the Vietnam War; Return to service under the 315th Civil Engineering Squadron in Charleston Air Force Base in South Carolina; Thoughts on returning to service in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks.


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