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A Bad Deal: My Vietnam War Story

Special | 26m 46s

In 1966, Iowa native Jim Hamlyn was drafted into the U.S. Army. Using an 8mm camera, Hamlyn –a recipient of the Bronze Star for valor in combat with the U.S. Army 196th Light Infantry Brigade – documented his war experiences. A Bad Deal - My Vietnam War Story highlights this never-before-seen footage, along with a rare interview with Hamlyn, to glimpse the realities of war.

Aired: 05/25/19

Rating: NR

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