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By Mary Terrell Cargill,Jade Quang Huynh

On April 30, 1975, the Hanoi executive of North Vietnam took keep an eye on over the South. South Vietnamese, quite “intellectuals” and people inspiration to were linked to the former regime, underwent bad punishment, persecution and “re-education.” looking their freedom, millions of South Vietnamese took to the ocean in rickety boats, usually with few offers, and confronted the risks of nature, pirates, and hunger. whereas the ocean and its threat claimed many lives, those that made it to the refugee camps nonetheless confronted fight and hardships of their quest for freedom.
listed below are accrued the narratives of 19 women and men who survived the ordeal of break out by way of sea. this day, they dwell within the usa as scholars, professors, marketers, scientists, and craftspeople who've selected to inform the tales in their struggles and their triumph. every one narrative is followed via biographical information.
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