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Military Roundtable looks back at Vietnam 1968 [UPDATED]

Published 9:26am Friday, September 28, 2012 Updated 11:27am Friday, September 28, 2012

The monthly OTC Military Roundtable will meet on Monday, Oct. 1 at noon at the County Museum in Fergus Falls. Anyone can come and participate in the discussion about 1968, a tumultuous year of the Vietnam Conflict. Major events such as the Tet Offensive, My Lai, Khe Sanh and the first Paris Peace Talks occurred in 1968.

The Otter Tail County museum is currently hosting an exhibit on 1968, the deadliest and costliest year of the war. The exhibit includes footage of tv news reporting and veteran interviews as well as photos and memories of the war and the anti-war movement.

There is no charge for attending the OTC-MP Military Roundtable meetings and people are welcome to bring a bag lunch. For more info, call 736-6038 or email mhermes@otchs.org.

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