Former POWs share perspective

Obie Wickersham, a World War II veteran and Korean War POW, addresses the audience during the POW/MIA ceremonial breakfast Sept. 15, 2016, at Beale Air Force Base, California. He talked about his experience being held captive by Chinese forces for 28 months after his platoon was overrun. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman Tristan D. Viglianco)

PHOTO BY: Airman Tristan D. Viglianco
VIRIN: 160916-F-ZH169-070.JPG
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