In its largest-ever initiative, Maryland Public Television honored the men and women who served during the Vietnam War with:

Maryland Vietnam War Stories

home_interviewee.jpgA documentary film–airing in three parts

A multi-part documentary featuring the stories of Vietnam-era veterans and their families, presented in their own words.
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Part One: Escalation
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Part One: Escalation

U.S. involvement in South Vietnam's war grows as the first troops arrive in 1965.

Part Two: Turning Point
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Part Two: Turning Point

U.S. support for the war wavers in 1968 as the Tet Offensive is launched.

Part Three: Drawing Down
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Part Three: Drawing Down

The war is turned over to South Vietnam and soldiers return to an ungrateful U.S.

lzmaryland_logo_300.jpgLZ Maryland

A major weekend event–June 18-19, 2016
Maryland State Fairgrounds, Timonium

LZ Maryland was a time for veterans to gather together and be the focus of a tribute ceremony where they were honored and thanked for their service to our country.
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home_honorride_logo_cropped.jpgThe Honor Ride

June 18, 2016

Several hundred members of veterans organizations, associations, and clubs participated in a motorcycle Honor Ride, representing those who died in combat or who are still missing in action.
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carousel_travelingexhibit.jpgTraveling Exhibit

A display of images and artifacts of Maryland veterans, open to the public at venues statewide.
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home_education.jpgEducation

K-12 students engaged in activities relating to the stories of the Vietnam-era veterans and to this historical time period.
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President and CEO Larry D. Unger explains the initiative:

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