"Some guys couldn't handle it."

Vietnam veterans Gary Redlinski (L) and Glen Fruendt (R) remember working in Graves Registration at an Army mortuary near Saigon.
Recorded in Missouri, St. Louis
Vietnam veterans Gary Redlinski (L) and Glen Fruendt (R) remember working in Graves Registration at an Army mortuary near Saigon.
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Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher with Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Daniel Littlewood

Themes
Friendship
Military
Witness
Work

"It changed me forever."

Jerald Collman, who served in Vietnam, remembers receiving the bodies of fallen soldiers as an Army Graves Registration collection point officer.
Recorded in Missouri, St. Louis
Jerald Collman, who served in Vietnam, remembers receiving the bodies of fallen soldiers as an Army Graves Registration collection point ...
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Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri
Produced by
Jasmyn Belcher with Michael Garofalo

Facilitated by
Daniel Littlewood

Themes
Military
Witness
Work

"How's it feel...telling someone they're going to die?"

Sarafina Viviano asks her mother, Dana, about her work as a cancer nurse.
Recorded in Missouri, St. Louis
Sarafina Viviano asks her mother, Dana, about her work as a cancer nurse.
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Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri
Produced by
Nadia Reiman

Facilitated by
Carolina Correa

In Partnership with
Siteman Cancer Center at Washington University

Themes
Angels & Mentors
Work

"I dealt with it by saying to myself that I would fight this cancer like a boxing match."

Dottie Copeland tells her daughter Tina Nelson about being diagnosed with breast cancer.
Recorded in Missouri, St. Louis
Dottie Copeland tells her daughter Tina Nelson about being diagnosed with breast cancer.
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Recorded in St. Louis, Missouri
Produced by
Katie Simon

Facilitated by
Carolina Correa

In Partnership with
Siteman Cancer Center at Washington University

Themes
Struggle