Vietnam Veteran Unfolds Memories from Nearly 5 Decades Ago

By Dayne Marae | dmarae@krbc.tv

Published 11/12 2013 10:15PM

Updated 11/12 2013 10:25PM

Nearly five decades ago, Ronnie Lawing, a Vietnam Veteran wrote a heartfelt letter to his mother just months before he left to serve our country.

His mother held on to the letter for all of these years.

When she passed away, Ronnie's sister found it and sent it to him.

He sat down with KRBC's Dayne Marae and told heart wrenching stories of his time in the war.

After serving our country in one of the deadliest wars, he is now finding it difficult to buy a home.






Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.


.