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Jan Scruggs is founder of the nation's Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC. Vietnam War Stories are a way to discuss military service and the Memorial. Hear inspiring stories of overcoming obstacles from veterans. Each did what was asked of them by the nation -risking their lives. The effort for the Memorial had its beginning in his study of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder while getting a Masters Degree from American University. Scruggs continues to monitor the societal, spiritual and other impacts of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington DC. He is Chairman of the Selective Service National Appeals Board and a Member of the District of Columbia Bar Association. Contact at FOUNDEROFTHEWALL@gmail.com
Nam Combat Medic --- Jim Rothblatt -- Educator in Palm Springs!!November 21, 2022 Episode artwork Preparing for Nuclear War in the Cuban Crisis and Delivering Supplies to the Marines Khe Sahn!November 21, 2022 Episode artwork Healing the Wounds of War --- Richmond VirginiaSeptember 28, 2022 Episode artwork Pennsylvania Judge Ended Up as a Rifleman in VietnamSeptember 25, 2022 Episode artwork Hawaii Viet Vet Becomes Gold Star FatherJuly 05, 2022 Episode artwork An American At The Vietnam Vets Memorial. Salute to 40 years of service!!May 05, 2022 Episode artwork Army Rifleman Becomes Reporter in Vietnam!May 02, 2022 Episode artwork US Patriot Finds Nam Dog Tags - Helps Others Find PeaceMarch 03, 2022 Episode artwork VIETNAMESE REFUGEE BECOMES DOCTOR IN US ARMY.....January 24, 2022 Episode artwork Marine Sees Heavy Combat in Nam. 3 Purple Hearts at Age 18January 07, 2022 Episode artwork Christmas Miracle Needed December 23, 2021 Episode artwork Hero Viet Vet's Suicide December 10, 2021 Episode artwork USA Today Patriot-- Peter Prichard- Author, Editor, Journalist- Gets Drafted to Fight in NamNovember 21, 2021 Episode artwork Marine Officer in Afghanistan Dies On Operating Table- Springs Back-- to Life RenewedSeptember 24, 2021 Episode artwork US Helicopter Heroes In NamAugust 04, 2021 Episode artwork Vietnam / General Custer and Glazed DonutsJuly 10, 2021 Episode artwork Nam Combat Vet Trains Vietnam War ScholarsJuly 06, 2021 Episode artwork Wyatt Earp, OK Corral and Agent OrangeMay 22, 2021 Episode artwork Family Impact of Missing In Action Army Officer April 20, 2021 Episode artwork US Marine Pilot Survives Wounds. Goes on to Fly President Helicopter. Successful Career and Role Model!April 04, 2021 Episode artwork Prominent Architect Discusses Design Competition for Vietnam Vets MemorialMarch 08, 2021 Episode artwork Englishman Finds Peace. His Journey Began At The Wall.March 06, 2021 Episode artwork USMC Vet Became Chair of New York Stock ExchangeMarch 02, 2021 Episode artwork CBS News Morton Dean Helps Save Wounded Americans in VietnamFebruary 22, 2021 Episode artwork CEO Tells Story of Getting Groundbreaking Permit for Vietnam Vets Memorial Despite Opposition from CongressFebruary 01, 2021 Episode artwork