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Vietnam War POW Leon Ellis

Leon Ellis served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. His plane was shot down during a bombing run and he was held in North Vietnam as… read more

Leon Ellis served in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. His plane was shot down during a bombing run and he was held in North Vietnam as a prisoner of war for five years. Mr. Ellis recounted his years in captivity including the torture he endured. This interview is part of the Veterans History Project conducted by the Atlanta History Center’s Kenan Research Center. close

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Vietnam War POW Leon Ellis Oral History Interview

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Program ID:
510380-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Interview
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 10, 2021 | 1:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
May 08, 2021 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3

Airing Details

  • Apr 10, 2021 | 1:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 16, 2021 | 11:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 17, 2021 | 5:03am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 19, 2021 | 11:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Apr 19, 2021 | 4:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 02, 2021 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 02, 2021 | 10:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 03, 2021 | 4:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 08, 2021 | 10:30am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 29, 2021 | 9:30pm EDT | C-SPAN RADIO
  • Jun 27, 2021 | 1:51am EDT | C-SPAN RADIO

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