Interview with Charles W. Bruton, Jr., April 14, 2022

Project: West Chester University: Vietnam Era Oral History Project

Interview Summary

I Interview Charles "Bud" Bruton and talk about his time before, during, and after the Vietnam War. Bruton talks about his time in the ROTC in college and how it prepared him for Vietnam. Bruton talks about his time in Vietnam and what it was like flying over the DMZ in the Northern I Core. He talks about his exposure to Agent Orange and how he was always on edge. Bruton tells me how in the end he returns to Vietnam in order to rebuild and continues to go back to sponsor programs to rebuild schools and other buildings in Vietnam.

Interview Accession

2022oh1543_wcv0005

Interviewee Name

Charles W. Bruton, Jr.

Interviewer Name

Jackson Remington Fisher

Interview Date

2022-04-14

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Bruton, Charles W., Jr. Interview by Jackson Remington Fisher. 14 Apr. 2022. Lexington, KY: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.

Bruton, C.W., Jr. (2022, April 14). Interview by J. R. Fisher. West Chester University: Vietnam Era Oral History Project. Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries, Lexington.

Bruton, Charles W., Jr., interview by Jackson Remington Fisher. April 14, 2022, West Chester University: Vietnam Era Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries.





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