Connecticut Author, veteran and MD, Charles McNair was nineteen when he enlisted and was sent to Vietnam as an Operating Room Tech. at the 45th Surgical Hospital, Tay Ninh, RVN. McNair wrote his novel Soldiers of a Foreign War from an enlisted soldier’s point of view (American and Vietnamese) based his own experience of the war in all it’s conflicted complexity. The novel is unique in its many perspectives and has been very well received. The book talk will consist of readings from the novel, discussion of his own experiences and answering questions from the audience. Book signing to follow. A Vietnam 50th Commemorative program.