John Betz remembers Vietnam War

May 4, 2014 | 6:00 a.m. CDT
John Betz stands on the Francis Quadrangle, where he watched a protest of the Vietnam War unfold on May 11, 1970, in front of Jesse Hall. Betz is a Vietnam War veteran. He said that at the time of the MU protests, he was trying to reconcile his feelings about what he saw in Vietnam and his family's views on patriotism. He said watching the protests solidified his view that the the war was immoral.

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