Oral History Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, July 16, 2005

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Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, originally from Yoakum, Texas. Kaiser answers many questions regarding his training in the United States, to which he recalls that basic training was very difficult and miserable. The interview goes on to discuss his time while overseas in Vietnam including combat during the Tet Offensive in early 1968.

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Moore, Terry & Kaiser, Donald Davis July 18, 2005.

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Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, originally from Yoakum, Texas. Kaiser answers many questions regarding his training in the United States, to which he recalls that basic training was very difficult and miserable. The interview goes on to discuss his time while overseas in Vietnam including combat during the Tet Offensive in early 1968.

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Oral History Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, July 16, 2005

Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, originally from Yoakum, Texas. Kaiser answers many questions regarding his training in the United States, to which he recalls that basic training was very difficult and miserable. The interview goes on to discuss his time while overseas in Vietnam including combat during the Tet Offensive in early 1968.

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Oral History Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, July 16, 2005, ark:/67531/metapth845003

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  • July 18, 2005

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Moore, Terry & Kaiser, Donald Davis. Oral History Interview with Donald Davis Kaiser, July 16, 2005, audio recording, July 18, 2005; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth845085/: accessed August 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Lee College.