Just another day in Vietnam (153)

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In this episode we talk with Col. Keith Nightingale who served in the US military from 1965 to 1993. He completed two tours of Vietnam; the first as a Senior Advisor to a Vietnamese Ranger unit and the second as a rifle company commander in the 101st Airborne.

Keith used the experience of his first tour to write ‘Just another day in Vietnam’ which gives a vivid first-hand account of a jungle operation with the South Vietnamese Rangers against the Viet Cong.
UK listeners can buy Keith's book here https://amzn.to/3lWljkb
US listeners can buy Keith's book here https://amzn.to/33VRcTD

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Co-host James conducts our chat and I am delighted to welcome Keith Nightingale to our Cold War conversation…

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