Atlanta Voices: Memories of Vietnam

ATLANTA VOICES: MEMORIES OF VIETNAM

Atlanta Voices: Memories of Vietnam 

CONVERSATIONS WITH ATLANTA VIETNAM WAR VETERANS

PBA invited Vietnam War veterans to share their stories through video and saved photographs. This is their story of Vietnam, their time serving the country, and what it means to them today.

Watch interviews with the veterans above, or click below to get their full story and see photographs from their time in Vietnam.

 

THE VIDEOS

War Stories RememberedBob O. Babcock recorded his experiences in Vietnam. Now he wants all soldiers to do the same.

Guarding The UnknownsHerb Smith describes what it was like to be a Tomb Guard during the Vietnam War.

Building Morale As A 'Donut Dolly'Rachel Torrance went to Vietnam as a Donut Dolly and saw a different side of war. 

The Film That Saved A Vietnam POWFormer POW Wayne Waddell’s family knew he was alive thanks to this propaganda film.

Memories of Agent OrangeVeterans recall memories of Agent Orange in Vietnam.

WATCH THE FULL DOCUMENTARY

Featured Veteran Stories

Meet the veterans featured in the documentary.

View Original Illustrations From The Film

More Veteran Stories

Veterans recall memories of Agent Orange in Vietnam.

Meet The Veterans

Click the profiles to learn more about the veterans and see photos from their time at war.

More Veteran Stories

TELL US YOUR VETERAN STORY

THE VIETNAM WAR FUNDING IS PROVIDED BY

Production Credits: THE VIETNAM WAR is a production of Florentine Films and WETA, Washington D.C.  Directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick.  Written by Geoffrey C.  Ward.  Produced by Sarah Botstein, Lynn Novick and Ken Burns.

Funding Credits: Bank of America; Corporation for Public Broadcasting; PBS; David H. Koch; Blavatnik Family Foundation; Park Foundation; The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations; The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation; The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation; National Endowment for the Humanities; The Pew Charitable Trusts; Ford Foundation Just Films; Rockefeller  Brothers Fund; and

Members of The Better Angels Society: Jonathan & Jeannie Lavine, Diane & Hal Brierley, Amy & David Abrams, John & Catherine Debs, Fullerton Family Charitable Fund, The Montrone Family, Lynda & Stewart Resnick, The Golkin Family Foundation, The Lynch Foundation, The Roger & Rosemary Enrico Foundation, Richard S. & Donna L. Strong Foundation, Bonnie & Tom McCloskey, Barbara K. & Cyrus B. Sweet III, The Lavender Butterfly Fund