Vietnam Voices

Vietnam Voices - Supporting the airwar

Episode Summary

Ralph Martin enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served in-country from October 1972 to January 1973, when a ceasefire was enacted. He was a weapons and munitions specialist, stationed in Thailand, about 100 miles from the Laotian border.

Episode Notes

Ralph Martin enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served in-country from October 1972 to January 1973, when a ceasefire was enacted. He was a weapons and munitions specialist, stationed in Thailand, about 100 miles from the Laotian border.  

This interview was conducted  in September 2020 by Edward Caudill and Billy Minser..

Vietnam Voices is a project of the Blount County Public Library in Maryville, TN, and supported by the Blount County Friends of the Library. Two volumes of interviews with Vietnam veterans have been published and are available on Amazon at these links:

Vietnam Voices: Stories of East Tennesseans Who Served in Vietnam, 1965-1975 (volume 1)

Vietnam Voices: Stories of Tennesseans Who Served in Vietnam, 1965-1975 (volume 2)