From: "Doc Martian"
Subject: Hanoi John - Bailed Vietnam after FOUR MONTHS then Fucked over his buddies.
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Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2004 16:14:15 GMT
NNTP-Posting-Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2004 11:14:15 EST
John Kerry was in Vietnam for only four months
Soon after Kerry, as a Navy Lieutenant (junior grade) commanding a Swift
boat in Vietnam, was awarded the Silver Star, he used an obscure Navy
regulation to leave Vietnam and his crew before completing his tour of duty.
Kerry participated in the so-called Winter Soldier Investigation where his
fellow protesters accused his fellow GIs of war crimes.
There was an emotional ceremony on 23, 1971, in which about one thousand
veterans who were against the Vietnam war shed their military medals by
throwing them over a fence barricade onto the steps of the capitol building
in Washington D.C.
One of them was John Kerry and it was thought that he had forsaken his
The 1988 issue of Current Biography Yearbook says that Kerry explained that
the medals were not his but those of another veteran who asked him to throw
them on his behalf.
Hanoi John - Lies cuz his lips move.
George Dubya - Turned a blind eye to sketchy data on a man who has killed
hundreds of thousands.
Who do you trust? Both are veteran politicians; one has a heart, the other?
pussied out of Vietnam after four months then started touting his 'service
to hanoi jane... err... umm... our country.'