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Borne the Battle #227: Army Veteran John Del Vecchio, New York Times Bestselling Author, Historian, Hiker

In this episode of Borne the Battle, Army Vietnam Veteran John Del Vecchio shares how he went from a combat correspondent to writing The 13th Valley, a book that became a New York Times Bestseller, A National Book Award finalist, and has been described as a literary cornerstone for the Vietnam generation.

By |January 25th, 2021|Borne the Battle podcast, Top Stories|2 Comments

How a partnership-funded, lung cancer screening saved one Veteran’s life

Mitchell Caviness enlisted in the Army at 17 and immediately took up smoking "to fit in." Nearly five decades later, the former mortarmen from the 101st Airborne wishes he hadn't. Today, he credits a routine VA lung cancer screening for saving his life. Lung Cancer affects more than 7,000 Veterans each year and causes more deaths than any other cancer among Veterans. Unfortunately, most lung [...]

By |November 12th, 2020|Health, Top Stories|Comments Off on How a partnership-funded, lung cancer screening saved one Veteran’s life
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