SOPTV Stories of Service

Local Focus: The Vietnam War — Preview 2

Preview: Special | 1m

Host Julie Akins interviews Ken Burns and Lynn Novick about making their mini-series, The Vietnam War. In addition, special guest and Oregon’s only four-star General “Tony” McPeak, who graduated from Grants Pass High School, talks about Vietnam and describes working on the film. Learn what the filmmakers discovered while making this epic 10-year project.

Aired: 08/22/17

Rating: NR

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SOPTV Stories of Service is a local public television program presented by SO PBS.
My Story of Service

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My Story of Service

Each half-hour program features local veterans from World War II through Iraq and Afghanistan. Coming from a variety of wars, branches of the service, and experiences, they relate a few humorous stories. And the veterans recount the memories and sometimes demons that haunt them.

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