SIDNEY W. JOHNSTON

Rookie (January 10 1939 / Bolder Colorado)

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Born in my grand mother's store in Ward, Colorado
where my father worked the coal mines.At the age
of six our family moved to Las Cruces, New Mexico.
He started his own blacksmith shop.
I joined the U.S.Navy in 1956 through 1959.
Served on to air craft carriers.
The USS ORISKANY CVA 34 and the USS HANCOCK CVA 19.
I bumbed around visiting different cities ... more »

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A VIETNAM VETERAN WITH P. T. S. D.

I am a Vietnam Veteran with P. T. S. D.
Who has survived a bloody war 37 years ago,
And now with help I am being able to share
Of what I have learned and saw.

Felling the pain to be alone,
A If no has ever really cared.
When the nightmares begin,
No secrets only anger and fear.

The sweat soaking my pillow every night,
The sights and sounds, come alive.
The smell of gunpower, B-40 rocket's,
Recalling the raining thunder and fire.

I fell soon my enemy will no longer be within.
I am grateful for this opportunity to be a member
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