The First Battle of Vietnam | The Battle of la Drang  | Veteran Stories

The First Battle of Vietnam | The Battle of la Drang | Veteran Stories

All Vietnam vets remember the sound of the rotor blades of a Huey Helicopter. They made a very distinct “wop-wop-wop-wop” sound, it went through the air: “wop-wop-wop-wop”. Every morning, every evening, a chopper would fly in and bring in breakfast or bring in dinner, you got people wounded and you had to have a medevac.…Continue reading The First Battle of Vietnam | The Battle of la Drang | Veteran Stories

Invisible Wounds: Life after military sexual assault and PTSD | Veterans Coming Home

Invisible Wounds: Life after military sexual assault and PTSD | Veterans Coming Home

If you were to ask somebody who lost their leg, “Are you ever back to the same person?” No. You can get a prosthetic leg, but it’s different and it’s always gonna be different. It’s the same with the invisible wounds. Mine is on the inside. Originally I wanted to join the army. A Marine…Continue reading Invisible Wounds: Life after military sexual assault and PTSD | Veterans Coming Home