MASH 1969-Visions of War, Dreams of Peace

The stories of poet George Evans, who served as an Air Force medic and who was the first soldier to defeat his court martial, in a tale that could come straight out of the movie and TV series, MASH. And then we hear the story of Lynda Van Devanter, who was a surgical nurse in 1969 and 70, whose memoir and life story inspired the TV hit series, China Beach.

The stories of poet George Evans, who served as an Air Force medic and who was the first soldier to defeat his court martial, in a tale that could come straight out of the movie and TV series, MASH. And then we hear the story of Lynda Van Devanter, who was a surgical nurse in 1969 and 70, whose memoir and life story inspired the TV hit series, China Beach.

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Written by Marc Steiner

Marc Steiner

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