You may know his books from the wildly popular “Undaunted Valor” series, but “Matt Jackson” is actually the pen name of Gary Bridges, a retired Army colonel and Silver Star recipient who started as a Huey helicopter pilot in Vietnam before commanding an air assault infantry battalion during Operation Desert Shield/Storm. If you flew, crewed,
We welcome back Museum Curator Mike Kraus and Collections Manager Lisa Petitta from Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum for another tour through the museum's fascinating artifacts. Soldiers & Sailors is the largest veterans memorial in the US and a local treasure here in Pittsburgh. JOIN ON ZOOM Simulcast to Facebook and YouTube.
Join us for a special edition of VBC Coffee Hour as we welcome Dr. Steven Lieberman, Under Secretary of the VA Health System. Dr. Lieberman leads the Veterans Health Administration (VHA), the largest integrated health system in the nation, managing a budget of over $87 billion and overseeing the care of 9 million Veterans. He'll
Meet the "Sam Walton of Danang" on VBC Coffee Hour. We’ll talk Lt. Col. (Ret.) Nick Edinger, who served with the 1st Logistical Command in Danang in 1969-1970. Nick will join us with his old friend Lt. Col. (Ret.) Bob Anckaitis, who served in Vietnam at the same time with the 101st Airborne Division. JOIN ON
WWII Navy WAVE Julia Parsons' 101st Birthday Party on VBC Coffee Hour. We'll talk with Julia and celebrate her day with special guests, including the world's leading expert on the Enigma Machine, Dr. Tom Perera. JOIN ON ZOOM Simulcast to Facebook and YouTube.