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An American town and the Vietnam War : stories of service from Stamford, Connecticut

Author: Tony Pavia; Matt Pavia
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2018] ©2018
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Hundreds of Americans from the town of Stamford, Connecticut, fought in the Vietnam War. Twenty-nine did not return. Greeted with indifference and hostility upon their return home, they learned to suppress their memories in a nation fraught with tensions. Now these veterans have begun to tell their stories, which have been collected and recorded in this book."--
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biographies
Personal narratives
Biography
Personal narratives, American
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tony Pavia; Matt Pavia
ISBN: 9781476633350 1476633355
OCLC Number: 1057472120
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Stamford, Connecticut, at the Start of the War; About the Interviews; Stamford's Sacrifices; The Lives of the Fallen: Alfons Bankowski; One 1964-1965: The War Hits Home; The Lives of the Fallen: Richard E. Broadhurst; Woody Broadhurst, Jr.; Anthony Digiacomo; Diane Digiacomo; The Lives of the Fallen: William B. Mitchell; The Lives of the Fallen: Norman J.G. Spenard; Mike Harding; Two 1966: Guns and Butter; Ralph Del Vecchio; The Lives of the Fallen: Stuart M. Andrews; Alan Weisel; The Lives of the Fallen: William B. Nickerson Bill FerriThe Lives of the Fallen: Kent E. Gandy; Frank LiVolsi; The Lives of the Fallen: James A. Branson; Chris Munger; The Lives of the Fallen: Alfred A. Kaspaul; Three 1967: The War Escalates; The Lives of the Fallen: Richard Rich; A Letter from the President; The Brothers Five; Donald Hunter; Larry Hunter; Lenny Hunter; The Rotary Club Surprise; The Lives of the Fallen: Duncan H. Fleming; Bob Doyle; The Lives of the Fallen: Fergus F. Connors, Jr.; Lt. Barbara Kesckes Pitkin and the Army Nurse Corps; The Lives of the Fallen: Robert K. Dwyer; James Sparrow The Lives of the Fallen: Roger R. CauthernWayne "Nubby" Garner; The Lives of the Fallen: Charles D. Kerr; Four 1968: The Turning Point; Dan Doyle; The Lives of the Fallen: Charles E. Richards; Stewart Sprouse; The Lives of the Fallen: Eugene L. Manselle III; Frank Passero; Dennis Clayburn; Jackie Robinson, Jr.'s Long Road Home; Alan Sosnowitz; The Lives of the Fallen: Thomas R. Morris; Richard Prowse; The Lives of the Fallen: Kurt K. Jobst; Peter Samperi; The Lives of the Fallen: John P. Pellegrino; Douglas Baker; The Lives of the Fallen: Andrew D. Chowka; Rita Miller; Five 1969: The Peak The Lives of the Fallen: Jerold J. SheltonFrank Ambruso; The Lives of the Fallen: Ronald L. France; Harvey Melzer; The Lives of the Fallen: Willie C. Davis; Daniel Burke; The Lives of the Fallen: Isaac Sapp; Stamford Man Refuses Induction; Charles W. Coleman, Jr.; The Lives of the Fallen: Douglas A. Arcano; Francis Cuddy and the Silver Star; Dennis Doshna; Moratorium 1969; Six 1970-1972: "Vietnamization"; Greg Sigler; James Tessitore; The Lives of the Fallen: James J. Pastore, Jr.; William Forker; The Lives of the Fallen: Michael J. Vagnone; Dom Plateroti The Lives of the Fallen: Robert J. KiserJohn Michaelson; The Flag Case of 1971; Richard Keeshan; Seven Coming Home; Bill Ferri; Ralph Del Vecchio; Lenny Hunter; Richard Prowse; Frank LiVolsi; Jimmy Sparrow; Dan Burke; Alan Sosnowitz; Charlie Coleman; Donald Hunter; Doug Baker; Greg Sigler; James Tessitore; Frank Ambruso; John Michaelson; Richard Keeshan; Dom Plateroti; Dennis Clayburn; Dan Doyle; Stewart Sprouse; William Forker; Peter Samperi; Anthony DiGiacomo; Wayne "Nubby" Garner; Eight 1973-1975: The End; A Ray of Light; Rita Romano; Paul and Maria Nakian; Chris Nakian
Other Titles: Stories of service from Stamford, Connecticut
Responsibility: Tony Pavia and Matt Pavia.

Abstract:

"Hundreds of Americans from the town of Stamford, Connecticut, fought in the Vietnam War. Twenty-nine did not return. Greeted with indifference and hostility upon their return home, they learned to suppress their memories in a nation fraught with tensions. Now these veterans have begun to tell their stories, which have been collected and recorded in this book."--

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