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Editorial | Island Voices

What I learned from the Vietnam War


    Hundreds of people gathered at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall, for a ceremony that served as a prologue for the reading of the names of the 58,229 service members who were killed in the Vietnam War and whose names are inscribed on the wall.

April 30, 1975, marks 43 years since North Vietnamese army tanks No. 391 and No. 843 crashed through the gates of the presidential palace, bringing about the collapse of the Saigon government and the end of the Vietnam War. Read more

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