William C. Westmoreland

William C. Westmoreland

William Childs Westmoreland was a United States Army general, who most notably commanded U.S. forces during the Vietnam War. Wikipedia*

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William C. Westmoreland has seven videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1967 Vignette as a General for the U.S. Army. Most common tag: Vietnam War.

Appearances by Title:c. April 12, 1985 - Present General, U.S. Army Videos: 6 General, U.S. Army Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • U.S. Military Sacrifices

    U.S. Military Sacrifices

    General Westmoreland, Commander-in-Chief in Vietnam from 1964-68, spoke to a conference about the Vietnam War. In his remarks entitled,…

  • Vietnam War Retrospective

    Vietnam War Retrospective

    Students of Smithtown High School participated in a symposium on the Vietnam War. The speakers each gave prepared remarks…

  • U.S. Defense Policy

    U.S. Defense Policy

    The committee heard testimony on the state of the U.S. military following the Persian Gulf war from former military…

  • Issues of the Sixties

    Issues of the Sixties

    The participants reflected on the issues of the 1960s and their effect on politics and society today.

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