Gen. Maxwell Taylor, former U.S. ambassador to Vietnam, said in a talk here that the Vietnam War was a guerrilla action comparable to the Quantrill Raid on Lawrence in 1863. He said the United States was having severe problems adjusting to the non-conventional operation. He added, however, that the South Vietnamese were steadfast in their desire to thwart communist aggression and that he saw reason to believe they would be successful.
Old home town - 40 years ago today
December 7, 2005