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"He's not what you think he is. And you know that silver star he always talks about? The story that goes with it? He never served in Vietnam. He didn't sign up till '77 and never saw combat."
Curtis Hoyle to Lewis Wilson[src]

Vietnam, officially the Socialist Republic of Vietnam, is the easternmost country on the Indochina Peninsula in Southeast Asia. From 1954 to 1975, the country was divided in two, forming North Vietnam and South Vietnam.


"He was my father. He was a soldier in the army. Two tours of Vietnam."
Krista Dumont to Billy Russo[src]

In 1962, the Vietnam War started between North Vietnam and South Vietnam, having been secretly orchestrated by HYDRA.[1][2][3] Multiple United States Armed Forces soldiers severed Vietnam, such as Thaddeus Ross[4], Jerry[5], Curtis Hoyle's father[6], and Krista Dumont's father.[7]

O'Connor often told stories about his service in Vietnam on Curtis Hoyle's therapy group meetings what inspired Lewis Wilson. Actually, he began service in 1970s and never been in combat. Hoyle studied O'Connor's army records, learned about it and informed Wilson. He came to his house to clarify the situation and asked O'Connor to name of the base in Tam Kỳ which was Chu Lai.[8]


Appearances for Vietnam

In chronological order:


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