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Sharing Vietnam War Stories at Franklin Library Dec. 6

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Somerset, NJ —Rutgers Oral History Archives (ROHA) Director Shaun Illingworth will discuss his work documenting the Vietnam War generation at Franklin Township Public Library on Wednesday, December 6 from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. 

Illingworth and the Rutgers Oral History Archives staff have developed an online repository featuring over 900 full-text interviews with NJ veterans, home front eyewitnesses, war workers and more from World War II to today's conflicts. His talk will feature stories and images from the ROHA collection, a look at the Vietnam War from those who were there.  

This program is free and open to the public.  Registration is requested, but not required.  Sign up via the Library’s online events calendar at www.franklintwp.org or call (732) 873-8700 ext. 111. The Library is located at 485 DeMott Lane, Somerset, NJ, in the Franklin Township municipal complex. 

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