vietnam war

Local advocate for Vietnam veterans Ken Moore has died

Ken Moore served with the U.S. Army in Vietnam, after being drafted in 1965. Like a lot of Vietnam veterans, he went through some tough times overseas,...
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Mon, 02/04/2019 - 10:51am
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Community members recall Cray's tireless dedication to local veterans

Members of the Rochester community say local veterans owe a debt a gratitude to Tom Cray, founder of the Veterans Outreach Center. Cray died of brain...
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Mon, 11/13/2017 - 1:13pm
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Veterans Outreach Center founder Tom Cray has died

A key figure in local efforts to help Vietnam and other veterans has died. Tom Cray died Friday at the age of 67. It was disclosed in January that he...
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Sun, 11/12/2017 - 6:52pm
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Veterans organization urges vets to seek help if Vietnam documentary triggers difficult memories

The Ken Burns and Lynn Novick documentary "The Vietnam War" , which debuted on WXXI-TV this week, could trigger symptoms for some veterans who suffer...
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Wed, 09/20/2017 - 12:01pm
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WATCH: Finding family roots; preserving stories of the Vietnam War

https://youtu.be/bJiwXdaaL7A Everyone from Whoopi Goldberg to Samuel L. Jackson have sought to find the answer to one question” where am I from? But...
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Fri, 09/15/2017 - 11:45am
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Juil Robinson Jr.: 'In my opinion, it was a disaster'

Serving as a soldier in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War was not a happy experience for Juil Robinson Jr. “It was basically, in my opinion, it was a...
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Mon, 09/11/2017 - 8:13am
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Ken Moore: 'It was bad, but I would do it again'

For Ken Moore, the hardest part about serving in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War didn’t even happen there. “This country was a disaster when we...
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Mon, 09/11/2017 - 7:15am
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John White: 'There's no greater honor'

“The military experience was something that I looked at as a calling,” John White said. “So my intention all through school was to join the armed forces...
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Mon, 09/11/2017 - 7:16am
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Ginny Nguyen: 'We wanted democracy, we wanted freedom'

As a child, Ginny Nguyen went from a life of privilege in Vietnam to one of poverty in the United States. Through hard work, she and her family...
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Mon, 09/11/2017 - 8:12am
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Miguel Llano: 'Sometimes it was last night I was there'

As Miguel Llano puts it, for much of his young life, he was stuck between different worlds. He was born in Puerto Rico but was raised in Ontario County....
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Mon, 09/11/2017 - 8:14am
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