Postcards: Dave Hansen, Vietnam Veteran

Season 12 Episode 11 | 28m 45s | Video has closed captioning.

Dave Hanson wanted to become an art teacher but found himself stationed in Vietnam operating radar detection equipment for night ambush teams. He shares memories of his intense experiences during the Vietnam War recalling years of flashbacks, nightmares and suicide attempts. After receiving help from the Veterans Administration, Hanson now shares his story in hopes to help other veterans.

Aired: 04/22/21

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

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