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A General and Journalist on Surviving Vietnam

Lt. Gen. Harold Moore and U.S. News and World Report Senior Writer Joseph Galloway. On November 14, 1965 they were together in the at the site one of the first and bloodiest major land battle of the Vietnam War, Ia Drang. Moore was in command of the 1st battalion of the 7th Cavalry, and Galloway, then a UPI reporter, accompanied them. They've cowritten a book about their experiences in the Ia Drang valley, called "We Were Soldiers Once...And Young.

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Other segments from the episode on November 11, 1992

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, November 11, 1992: Interview with Harold Moore and Joseph Galloway; Interview with Justin Kaplan; Review of the CD box set "Kathleen Ferrier Edition."

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