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COMBAT STORIES FROM Vietnam

Jack Martin | Multiple Units, Corps of Engineers

6:26   |   Army engineer Jack Martin was offered his choice of assignments. It could be Korea or Vietnam and he hated cold weather so much, he chose Vietnam. His first assignment was at a desk in Long Binh, but his career got a boost when he was offered command of a battalion. He jumped at the chance and faced a host of challenging situations.

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