Caption: Graham Shelby plays with Duy (in orange) and other kids at an orphanage in Vietnam in 1994.
Graham Shelby plays with Duy (in orange) and other kids at an orphanage in Vietnam in 1994. 

A Veteran's Son Goes to Vietnam

From: Graham Shelby
Length: 07:10

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Writer Graham Shelby grew up wondering what had happened to his father in Vietnam. Just after graduating from college in 1994, Graham went to find out. Among his most memorable stops: an orphanage just outside the city of Nha Trang. Read the full description.

Duy_small Writer Graham Shelby grew up wondering what had happened to his father in Vietnam. Just after graduating from college in 1994, Graham went to find out. Among his most memorable stops: an orphanage just outside the city of Nha Trang.

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Broadcast History

Aired on WFPK Louisville in 2011 as part of the radio show Kentucky Homefront.

Additional Credits

The trip described here was organized by the Friendship Foundation of American Vietnamese. www.ffavn.org/

Related Website

www.kentuckyhomefront.org