Prisoners of the Vietnam War Homecoming 40th Anniversary Dinner

May 24 is the anniversary of the 1973 White House dinner hosted by the Nixons to welcome home Vietnam War POWs. Ross Perot delivered… read more

May 24 is the anniversary of the 1973 White House dinner hosted by the Nixons to welcome home Vietnam War POWs. Ross Perot delivered the keynote address, and video messages from Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger were shown.

On May 24, 1973, President Nixon held a White House dinner to welcome prisoners of war home from Vietnam. From May 23-25, 2013, the Richard Nixon Foundation hosted a 40th anniversary reunion for the former POWs at the Nixon Presidential Library in Yorba Linda, California. close

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Program ID:
312752-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Yorba Linda, California, United States
First Aired:
May 31, 2013
Last Aired:
Jun 17, 2013

Airing Details

  • May 31, 2013 | 8:38pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 31, 2013 | 11:56pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 01, 2013 | 3:14am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 15, 2013 | 9:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 15, 2013 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 17, 2013 | 5:06am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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