Donna Lyons Interviews Joe Galloway, Veteran War Correspondent and Author

Donna Lyons Interviews Joe Galloway, Veteran War Correspondent and Author

Joe Galloway was the only civilian awarded with a bronze star by the United State Army during the Vietnam War. Galloway was honored for saving wounded soldiers during the battle at Landing Zone X-Ray in the la Drang Valley. Galloway later co-authored a book along with Lt. General Harold G. Moore about the battles that was later the foundation of the movie “We Were Soldiers.” (Zach Long/Lubbock Avalanche-Journal)

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Joseph Galloway is a veteran war correspondent who did four stints in Vietnam, including a 16-month tour in 1965, during which he covered the pivotal Battle of Ia Drang Valley. Despite being a civilian, Galloway was awarded a Bronze Star with “V” device for valor by the Army for rescuing a badly wounded soldier under fire.

Galloway went on to cover conflicts across the world, including the first Persian Gulf War and the Iraq War. He is the co-author of the acclaimed Vietnam War book “We Were Soldiers Once … and Young,” which was the basis for the movie “We Were Soldiers.”

To stream the interview, click on this link: Donna Lyons Interviews Joe Galloway, Veteran War Correspondent and Author. Listen by phone at (347) 945-7246 and press “1” if you would like to ask a question on the air.

About Donna Lyons

DonnaLyonsLLLDonna Lyons is a Military News Journalist, Author, Talk Show Host and Managing Editor based in Washington, D.C and California. She has been featured on national news and local news along with national and local radio shows. Her columns have concentrated on the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, highlighting the positive aspects of individuals, projects and programs that benefit our military, veterans, wounded warriors and their families. Donna does her best to offer a nonpartisan and inspiring journalistic view, working in tandem with numerous veterans and military organizations.

Donna made her debut as the new host of Love Liberty & Lip Gloss on March 10, 2016 and we couldn’t be more delighted. Tune in every Thursday at 7 PM Eastern.

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