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The Aviation Forum – Richard ‘Dog’ Brenneman, Veteran & POW

May 7, 2023 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

POW & Veteran Richard 'Dog' Brenneman

U.S. Air Force 1965-1993
Cold War 1965-1991
Vietnam War 1967-1973 (POW)
Persian Gulf War 1991 

Mr. Richard Brenneman led a long and fantastic career, including being awarded a Silver Star Citation, which reads: “On 13 November 1967: This officer distinguished himself by gallantry and intrepidity in action in connection with military operations against an opposing armed force while a Prisoner of War in North Vietnam. Ignoring international agreements on treatment of prisoners of war, the enemy resorted to mental and physical cruelties to obtain information, confessions and propaganda materials. This American resisted their demands by calling upon his deepest inner strengths in a manner which reflected his devotion to duty and great credit upon himself and the United States Air Force.” 


May 7, 2023
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


The Vacaville Museum