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Veteran recalls Vietnam service

John Seifert

Clarence Plank

John Seifert was drafted into the Army in March 1969, then shipped to Vietnam for two years.

Sgt. Seifert was an infantry man and lead a group of six to 10 men near the end of his tour.

“I guess when I got drafted it was a...