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Women Vietnam Veterans: Our Untold Stories

November 10, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Vietnam veteran SGM Donna Lowery, author of Women Vietnam Veterans: Our Untold Story, will discuss the participation of American military women (non-nurses) during the Vietnam War. This little-known group of an estimated 1,000 women from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, and Air Force left its mark in Vietnam from 1962 to 1973. The women fulfilled myriad duties as intelligence analysts, flight controllers, clerk-typists, translators, physical therapists, dietitians and communications specialists, and many other roles.

  • Date: Friday, November 10, 2017
  • Time: 2:00 pm
  • Location: William G. McGowan Theater, Washington, DC