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Free Billy Dean Smith

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Creator:Vietnam Veterans Against the War
Creator:University of Washington Libraries. Special Collections Division
Title:Free Billy Dean Smith
Date:1972
Description:

Quote from document: "Billy Dean Smith ia a Black G.I. on trial by the Army for fragging officers in Vietnam. Billy has spent 18 months in pre-trial solitary confinement on flimsy evidence, while convicted mass murderer Calley lives in luxery under Nixon's protection". "VVAW is a vets' group that belongs to veterans, not the VA or the brass. We will support any veteran in or out of the service whose rights are being trampled on. Announces: Rally at Seattle Center and Party at the Shelter Half Coffeehouse in Tacoma. Note on date: 1972 is penciled on document.

Types:Fliers (printed matter) | StillImage | Text
Subjects:Smith, Billy Dean, 1948- | Racism--United States | Human rights--United States | African American soldiers | United States, Washington, 47.7510741, -120.7401386
Collection:Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection
Institution:University of Washington's Libraries
Contributors:University of Washington. Libraries. Special Collections Division
Original Material:

Vietnam War Era Ephemera Collection

Vietnam Veterans Against the War

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