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Winter Soldier

Testimony given in Detroit, Michigan, on January 31, 1971, February 1 and 2, 1971

Sponsored by Vietnam Veterans Against the War, Inc.



Donald Williams, United States Army; refused to go to Vietnam, went to Sweden

Allen Akers, 25, Pfc., "K" Co., 2nd Bn., 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division (May 1965 to March 1966)


Scott Shimabukuro, 21, L/Cpl. (E-3), "C" Battery, 1st Bn., 13th Marine Reg., 3rd Marine Division (October 1967 to November 1968)

Barry Romo, 23, 1st Lt., "A" Co., 2/1, 196 LIB, "C" Co., 3/4, 11th Inf. Brigade, Americal Division (June 1967 to November 1968)

Evan Haney, Naval Support Activity, United States Navy, Da Nang

Earl Rose, 3rd Marine Division

Charles Stephens, 24, Pfc., 1/327, 101st Airborne Division (December 1965 to February 1967)

William Light, 22 (E-3), "E" Co., 1/6, 198 LIB, Americal Division (May 1968 to June 1969)

Veterans Testifying:

Orville Carey, 1st Logistics Command

Larry Brooks, 21, Pfc., 2nd Bn., 7th Marine Reg., 1st Marine Division (July 1969 to January 1970)

Murphy Lloyd, 27, Sgt. (E-5), "D" Co., 4th Bn., 173 Airborne Brigade (February 1967 to February 1968)

Mike Nakayamo, 1st Bn., 5th Marines, 1st Marine Division

Updated Thursday, January 28, 1999

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