Title

Bender

Authors

Jess Lockhart

Document Type

1961-1980 Army

Date

2016

Date of Submission

April 2018

Keywords

Mighty Pen Project, Veteran, Memoir, War, Vietnam, Army, Purple Heart, Bronze Star, Dishonorable Discharge, PTSD

Abstract

A combat officer struggles with his memory of a soldier in Vietnam he feels he let down.

Articles, stories, and other compositions in this archive were written by participants in the Mighty Pen Project. The program, developed by author David L. Robbins, and in partnership with Virginia Commonwealth University and the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond, Virginia, offers veterans and their family members a customized twelve-week writing class, free of charge. The program encourages, supports, and assists participants in sharing their stories and experiences of military experience so both writer and audience may benefit.

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Mighty Pen Project

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