John McCain's flight suit

John McCain's flight suit in Vietnam

When we adopted our daughter in Dec 2006 from Vietnam, we went on a tour of the Hoa Lo prison (the Hanoi Hilton). It's a museum now. Most of the displays were about the French imprisoning the Vietnamese. One small section was dedicated to the American pilots who were "detained" during the "American War" (not the Vietnam War).

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sprovinc says ... on Wednesday, Jul 30 at 6:46 PM

They still have the flight suit that John McCain was wearing when he was shot down in 1967.

Sarah says ... on Thursday, Nov 19 at 11:49 PM

The Vietnamese aren't stupid and they don't lack an understanding of history. The British don't see the Revolutionary War the way Americans do either. Everyone has their own version of history. We say 'it however [we] want' about things like the Civi

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