JOIN ON ZOOM Halloween Open Conversation on VBC Happy Hour Join us for Open Conversation this Halloween as we talk all things military and veteran-related. Bring your own topics, and get the conversation going! Sponsored by D&D Auto Salvage and Tobacco Free Adagio Health. Simulcast to Facebook and YouTube.
JOIN ON ZOOM The Mobile Riverine Force in Vietnam (Part 2) on VBC Happy Hour During the Vietnam War, almost half of Viet Cong insurgents lived and worked in the Mekong Delta, the southernmost part of Vietnam crisscrossed by 3,000 miles of canals and streams. The waterways act as river roads and support
JOIN ON ZOOM The Cuban Missile Crisis at 60 on VBC Happy Hour Sixty years ago, a U–2 spy plane flying over Cuba took surveillance photos of Intermediate Range and Medium Range Ballistic Missiles sites under construction. When armed with nuclear missiles, these sites could strike targets 1,200 miles away, including Washington, DC,
JOIN ON ZOOM The SS Mayaguez Incident of 1975 on VBC Happy Hour The little-known SS Mayaguez Incident of 1975 was the last act of the Vietnam War. Coming two weeks after the Fall of Saigon, the armed conflict between the US military and Cambodian Khmer Rouge naval forces resulted in the last
JOIN ON ZOOM Bestselling Author and Vietnam Marine Jack McLean on VBC Happy Hour Kids like Jack McLean didn’t go to Vietnam. A graduate of the elite Phillips Academy in Andover, Mass., Jack decided to put off college and enlist in the United States Marine Corps instead. A year later, Jack landed in Vietnam