Local Routes Shares Vietnam Stories: Bill Pike Suzanne Smith - Thursday, November 2nd, 2017 at 12:00 AM EDT Image:

Army Combat Medic Bill Pike describes the day his company walked into a box end ambush and an entire platoon was wiped-out in minutes.  He recalls his effort to save as many wounded as possible and requesting a close air strike while pinned down by NVA machine gun fire.

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Updated: Tuesday, November 7th, 2017 at 5:07 PM EST