SOPTV Stories of Service

My Story of Service, Episode 4 Preview

Preview: Season 1 Episode 4 | 30s

Rick Hazen of Medford shares stories from his time serving in the Army during Vietnam as a draftee. Learn about life on jungle patrol, witnessing a mistaken napalm drop on fellow soldiers, his injuries in a firefight at LZ-Swift, his struggles with PTSD, and his road to finding peace.

Aired: 06/29/15

Rating: NR

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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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