Oral History Interview with John Sherner, August 22, 1992

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Interview with John Sherner, an army veteran and nurse from Mount Morris, New York. This interview recounts his experiences as a nurse in Vietnam, 1969-70. Topics include: his assignment to 24th Evacuation Hospital, Long Binh; treatment of endemic diseases; assignment to emergency room; triaging of patients; living conditions; drug addicts; battle casualties; medical treatment of civilians; social life; friendships; lasting effects of Vietnam experience.

Creator(s):
Location(s): Vietnam
Creation Date: August 22, 1992
Partner(s):
UNT Oral History Program
Collection(s):
UNT Oral Histories
Usage:
Total Uses: 22
Past 30 days: 10
Yesterday: 1
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 22, 1992
Coverage:
Place
Vietnam
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
From 1964 to August 22, 1992
Description:

Interview with John Sherner, an army veteran and nurse from Mount Morris, New York. This interview recounts his experiences as a nurse in Vietnam, 1969-70. Topics include: his assignment to 24th Evacuation Hospital, Long Binh; treatment of endemic diseases; assignment to emergency room; triaging of patients; living conditions; drug addicts; battle casualties; medical treatment of civilians; social life; friendships; lasting effects of Vietnam experience.

Physical Description:

53 p. ; 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): oral histories | biographies | interviews | Long Binh | 24th Evacuation Hospital | diseases | drug addiction
Partner:
UNT Oral History Program
Collection:
UNT Oral Histories
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: Number 953
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc99005
Resource Type: Book
Format: Text
Rights:
Access: Use restricted to UNT Community
Statement: All rights reserved. To request a copy, contact the Oral History Program.