The Vietnam War - The WILL Collection
Explore a variety of programs and segments from WILL Radio and Television archives covering and discussing the Vietnam War, and its political, cultural, and personal impact on those in our community and throughout the region. This content is part of our expanded Vietnam War content in connection with the Vietnam War documentary series from PBS.
Donald Hyche of Champaign, Illinois enlisted in the United States Marine Corps and served as an area door gunner during the Vietnam War from 1970 – 1971. He reflects on race relations, combat and his recovery from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Constance Edwards of Frankfort, Illinois served as an officer in the Army Nurse Corps during the Vietnam War from 1966 until 1967. The United States Army recruited her while she was a student at Tuskegee University in Alabama, where she was born and lived until joining the Army.