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Interview with Roger Amis

In this interview, Roger Amis discusses his experiences in the U.S. Army. Amis attended airborne school and served as an artillery surveyor for most of his military career. He speaks to the difficulty of serving as a combat veteran in Vietnam and transitioning back into civilian life.

  • Roger L. Amis

    Served in: Vietnam War 
    From: Marfa, Texas

    Roger Amis was born in Missouri in 1945. He was the last of seven children. Amis joined the Army in June of 1963 after graduating from high school. In early June of 1965, Amis deployed to Vietnam.