SOPTV Stories of Service

Matthew Havnier

Season 3 Episode 5 | 28m 52s

Matthew Havniear of Medford shares stories from his time serving in the U.S. Marines during Operation Enduring Freedom. Tales include running out of ammunition while in a firefight, resigning to the fact that most likely he would not survive and the challenges of finding purpose after returning home.

Aired: 07/24/18

Rating: NR

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

Local Series

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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