The Vietnam War: Louisiana Remembers Jim Leggett
Place Covered: Alexandria, Rapides Parish, Louisiana, Vietnam
Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority
Date Issued: 2017-09-12
Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 | United States. Army | Military | Veterans
- Leggett, Jim Interviewee
An oral history interview conducted on September 12, 2017, with Jim Leggett of Alexandria, Louisiana. Leggett served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He discusses: volunteering for the war; his assignments in Vietnam; writing letters to his mother every week; and why he turned against the war.