Midstate Memories: Army Heritage Center Foundation speaks on Specialist Four Bill Beck

Specialist Four Bill Beck, a Steelton native, was a member of the 1st of the 7th Air Cavalry when he landed in the Ia Drang valley in Vietnam on November 14, 1965.  There, he participated in the first large scale battle of the Vietnam War, in which 234 Americans were killed and 250 were wounded.

Jeff Hawks joined us to explain more about Bill Beck’s accomplishments.

Watch our video to hear more or visit ArmyHeritage.org.


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