2016 Gathering of Eagles

Retired General Charles B. Boyed, 2016 Gathering of Eagles honoree, shares what he underwent with Command and Staff College students as a prisoner of war at the Hanoi Hilton, during the ACSC’s 2016 Gathering of Eagles event, June 2, 2016, Maxwell Air Force Base, Ala. After receiving a direct hit from an enemy fire, he ejected over North Vietnam and was captured; he spent 2,488 days in captivity before he was released. Boyd is the only POW from the Vietnam conflict to achieve the rank of General. (U.S. Air Force photo/Donna Burnett)

PHOTO BY: Donna L. Burnett
VIRIN: 160602-F-ZI558-041.JPG
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