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Barry Bashist (2017)

Vietnam War Oral Histories



Genre: Interview

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana, Fort Polk, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2017-08-8

Duration: 00:01:55

Subjects: Vietnam War, 1961-1975 | United States. Army | Fort Polk (La.) | Military | Veterans


  • Bashist, Barry Interviewee


An oral history interview conducted on August 8, 2017, at the Vietnam Veterans of America Conference in New Orleans, with Barry Bashist of Las Vegas, Nevada. Bashist served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. He discusses his Vietnam orientation training at Fort Polk, Louisiana.