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Photos: Vietnam Veterans Homecoming

Photos: Vietnam Veterans Homecoming

| October 22, 2013

The Vietnam Veterans Homecoming Event was held Oct. 5 at Parkview Field. Click here to read the preview article on the event. (Photos: Courtesy Bennie Edwards)  

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Vietnam vets finally to get homecoming celebration

Vietnam vets finally to get homecoming celebration

| October 2, 2013

After close to four decades, Vietnam veterans in Fort Wayne and the Tri-state area are getting an official Vietnam Veterans of America Homecoming Celebration, slated for 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 5 at Parkview Field.

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Reflections on Vietnam: Interview with the late USMC Corporal Charles Jones

Reflections on Vietnam: Interview with the late USMC Corporal Charles Jones

| September 26, 2013

Eric Hackley interviews well-known playwright, poet, activist and Vietnam veteran Charles Augusta Jones about his experiences in the Vietnam War.

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Playwright, Vietnam veteran Charles Jones crosses over

Playwright, Vietnam veteran Charles Jones crosses over

| September 24, 2013

Charles Augusta Jones, 66, of Fort Wayne, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 in the Marion VA Hospital. He was born in Fort Wayne to the late Willie and Ruth (Washington) Jones. He was a teacher and did a lot of volunteer work for theatrical and drama groups. He also wrote a number of plays.

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