The Sound of Winter in Vermont

From the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester in Highland Park. [Photo: George Payne] From

From the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester in Highland Park. [Photo: George Payne] From The Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester: A Meditation on the Cost of War


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George Cassidy Payne

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Four Brighton High School graduates killed in Vietnam. The Walk on Honor at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester in Highland Park. 11/09/18. [Photo: David Kramer] From Veterans Day in Brighton

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[Photo: George Cassidy Payne]

From the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester, Highland Park [Photo: George Cassidy Payne]

Mekong Delta, June 19, 1967

From the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester, Highland Park [Photo: David Kramer, 1/18/19]

From the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester, Highland Park [Photo: David Kramer, 1/18/19]

 “Four Stemmed Glasses”

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From the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester, Highland Park [Photo: David Kramer, 12/24/18] From “Four Stemmed Glasses”

Thrown Into the Bird

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Candle light vigil at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial of Greater Rochester, 9/17/16 [Photo: David Kramer] From Surviving Viet Nam: A Brief Reflection on the Most Potent Force in the Universe

Talker‘s foreign correspondent in Cambodia and the plaques in the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Highland Park.

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Cambodia and Phenom Penh. From map engraved in stone at The Vietnams Veteran Memorial of Greater Rochester, Highland Park [Photo: David Kramer 12/2/18] From Talker’s foreign correspondent in Cambodia and the plaques in the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Highland Park.

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