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Skip Funk's Account of The Battle of Khe Sanh

  • Morton Musem of Collierville History 196 North Main Street Collierville, TN, 38017 United States (map)
Skip Funk on day one of the Siege of Khe Sanh, January 21, 1968, standing in the crater of a 122mm rocket that just missed his bunker, seen in the background

Skip Funk on day one of the Siege of Khe Sanh, January 21, 1968, standing in the crater of a 122mm rocket that just missed his bunker, seen in the background

Mr. Skip Funk will speak about his Vietnam experience at Khe Sanh, Vietnam during the 1968 TET Offensive. Introduction by Diane Hight, president of Forever Young.

The 77 day "Siege of Khe Sanh" is widely regarded as the defining battle of Vietnam and one of the most important moments in the history of the US Marine Corps. 

A free event, open to the public. Refreshments will be served. Hosted by the Morton Museum of Collierville History, the Town of Collierville, and Forever Young Senior Veterans.

Earlier Event: March 28
Trip to National WWII Museum
Later Event: April 21
April | Senior Veterans' Meeting