118 VVN – John Hosier Tells and Shows A Vietnam Story

John Hosier, Mack Payne, Vietnam Veteran News

John Hosier, Jr., an Army Airborne Vietnam War veteran displays a small portion of the memoribilia he collected during his time in the service, or has been given since he began his traveling “Through The Eyes” history exhibit. Curt Nettinga/Hot Springs Star

In this episode we are going to share the story of a remarkable Vietnam Veteran, John Hosier. He served with the 173rd Airborne Brigade as a long range recon specialist. After he was wounded he returned to the country and served as a combat photographer. He retired after twenty years service then earned a PHD from the University of Hawaii which led him back to Vietnam to work on several beneficial projects to help the Vietnamese People.

These days he lives in Michigan and devotes much time to traveling around the country and sharing his “Through the Eyes” on the Vietnam war Exhibit. Everywhere he goes with his display the response is tremendous ranging from laughter to tears.

If you get the opportunity and you are a Vietnam Veteran you should go and see it.

This story in this episode came from The Ludington Daily News by Brian Mulherin – Daily News Staff Writer.

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