Never Considered Myself a Hero


Helen Peters served as an Army Nurse and deployed to Vietnam in 1968. Most of her time in Vietnam was spent at the 12th Evacuation Hospital where she treated wounded service members. She describes her time in Vietnam and explains why she chose to tell her story. Vietnam Echoes is produced by Alaska Public Media on the occasion of The Vietnam War, a film by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick premiering on PBS in September 2017.


Title: Never Considered Myself a Hero

Type: Interstitial/Promo

Subject(s): Vietnam

Public Broadcasting Station or Institution: Alaska Public Media

Original Broadcast/Publish Date: 09/05/2017

Runtime: 00:02:50

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  • Territory (*Please note: all internet exploitation of this program must be geo-limited to the specified territory): Worldwide
  • Releases: Unlimited
  • Term: In perpetuity
  • Editing Allowed?: No
  • Digital Classroom Rights: Yes
  • Promotional Use: No

Sensitive Material: N/A

Special Instructions: N/A

File Clean of Graphics: No

Language: English


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