Feb. 28, 1969: ON THE DONG CUNG RIVERThanks BugMeNot for the username/password to read this article.
Anti-Kerry vets not there that day
By William B. Rood
Published August 21, 2004
There were three swift boats on the river that day in Vietnam more than 35 years ago—three officers and 15 crew members. Only two of those officers remain to talk about what happened on February 28, 1969.
One is John Kerry, the Democratic presidential candidate who won a Silver Star for what happened on that date. I am the other.
Saturday, August 21, 2004
Anti-Kerry vets not there that day. Neener neener.
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