VIDEO Wilmington High Students Learn About Vietnam War From Veteran Fred Shine

first_imgWILMINGTON, MA — Each year, veteran Fred Shine (WHS Class of 1968) speaks to Wilmington High students about his Vietnam War experience. The students read The Things They Carried by Tim O’Brien prior to the visit. Shine did two tours in Vietnam, enlisting right after his high school graduation. He lost seven of his friends from the war, including four from Wilmington.Wilmington Community Television was on hand to cover Shine’s powerful presentation he made last week:—Video Playerhttps://objects-us-east-1.dream.io/wilmington/b/4/a/e/6/5/b4ae6500-2cf0-41e2-9068-a133be927f5b1541787555.759%2B46570254.803%40castus4-wilmington%2B15417930841541790553050565.vod.720p.181109_Veterans_Presentation_at_WHS.mp4Media error: Format(s) not supported or source(s) not foundmejs.download-file: https://objects-us-east-1.dream.io/wilmington/b/4/a/e/6/5/b4ae6500-2cf0-41e2-9068-a133be927f5b1541787555.759%2B46570254.803%40castus4-wilmington%2B15417930841541790553050565.vod.720p.181109_Veterans_Presentation_at_WHS.mp4?_=100:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume.—Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email wilmingtonapple@gmail.com.Share this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedWilmington High School To Administer PSAT Exam On Saturday, October 19In “Education”SCHOOL COMMITTEE NEWS: Wilmington High’s New 4-Week Senior Internship Program Is A SuccessIn “Education”PHOTO OF THE DAY: WHS Alum & Vietnam Vet Fred Shine Discusses War With WHS English ClassIn “Education”last_img