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‘Tet War Baby’ After 50 Years and 9/11

  • September 10, 2018

[https://www.c-span.org/video/?449746-29/steve-coll-discusses-directorate-s&playEvent] Fifty years ago, I heard the term "Tet War Baby" for the first time.  It was at the military in-processing center in Indianapolis; and it was said by a medic or a technician during our second physical -- of…

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The Last Combat Soldier to Leave Vietnam

  • May 18, 2015

As I was watching Rory Kennedy’s television documentary about the 40th anniversary of the fall of Saigon last month, I kept thinking about Max Beilke.  I knew that he had left Vietnam well before that, but I couldn’t remember when.…

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