Oral History Interview with Darrell Harrington, July 5, 1997

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Interview with Darrell Harrington, an anesthetist and Army veteran of the Vietnam War. In the interview, Harrington describes his experiences while serving as an Army nurse, and includes details on his assignments to Chu Lai, Da Nang, and the 91st Evacuation Hospital in An Khe. Harrington also discusses the treatment of wounded troops and enemy soldiers, relationships between doctors and nurses, general morale problems, and recreational activities. He recalls his return to the States on thirty-day leave as well as post-Vietnam adjustments and his attitudes toward the war.

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Creation Date: July 5, 1997
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UNT Oral History Program
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UNT Oral Histories
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Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
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  • Creation: July 5, 1997
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United States - Texas
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Vietnam
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Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1931 to July 5, 1997
Description:

Interview with Darrell Harrington, an anesthetist and Army veteran of the Vietnam War. In the interview, Harrington describes his experiences while serving as an Army nurse, and includes details on his assignments to Chu Lai, Da Nang, and the 91st Evacuation Hospital in An Khe. Harrington also discusses the treatment of wounded troops and enemy soldiers, relationships between doctors and nurses, general morale problems, and recreational activities. He recalls his return to the States on thirty-day leave as well as post-Vietnam adjustments and his attitudes toward the war.

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p. ; 28 cm.

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Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | morals | anesthetists | assignments | civilians | relations | fields
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UNT Oral History Program
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UNT Oral Histories
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 1188
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc98973
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
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