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The Yankee Air Pirate Podcast tells the stories of Captain Richard A. Stratton, USN (Ret) - Tales of Southeast Asia.

-These stories include the shoot down itself, the torture he endured, the propaganda campaign by the North Vietnamese, life as a POW in Vietnam, and conversations about many great American heroes as told by Richard Stratton, himself.

-The show will also include the stories of other great American patriots in their own words when they join us for an episode.

-The Yankee Air Pirate podcast is hosted by Richard Stratton’s oldest son; Patrick Stratton, a US Naval Academy graduate and former US Marine Corps Captain.

- It’s best to start at episode #1, the story is designed to be heard in sequence.

- *Contact:* To send a note to the Yankee Air Pirate send email to:

TheYankeeAirPirate@gmail.com. We would love to hear from you!

- *Some of the podcast player platforms that Yankee Air Pirate is available on include:* Apple iTunes Podcast Player, RADIO PUBLIC, SPOTIFY, Stitcher, and Google Player. *Just Search for: "Yankee Air Pirate”*

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Yankee Air Pirate Patrick Stratton

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The Yankee Air Pirate Podcast tells the stories of Captain Richard A. Stratton, USN (Ret) - Tales of Southeast Asia.

-These stories include the shoot down itself, the torture he endured, the propaganda campaign by the North Vietnamese, life as a POW in Vietnam, and conversations about many great American heroes as told by Richard Stratton, himself.

-The show will also include the stories of other great American patriots in their own words when they join us for an episode.

-The Yankee Air Pirate podcast is hosted by Richard Stratton’s oldest son; Patrick Stratton, a US Naval Academy graduate and former US Marine Corps Captain.

- It’s best to start at episode #1, the story is designed to be heard in sequence.

- *Contact:* To send a note to the Yankee Air Pirate send email to:

TheYankeeAirPirate@gmail.com. We would love to hear from you!

- *Some of the podcast player platforms that Yankee Air Pirate is available on include:* Apple iTunes Podcast Player, RADIO PUBLIC, SPOTIFY, Stitcher, and Google Player. *Just Search for: "Yankee Air Pirate”*

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    Hanoi POW Medical Care - An Oxymoron EP#11

    Hanoi POW Medical Care - An Oxymoron EP#11

    In this episode we discuss the very primitive level of healthcare that was given to our POWs during their captivity during the Vietnam War. Even very simple issues for us here in the United States sometimes became a major problem there. At times these simple problems even became life threatening.

    • 40 min.
    Camp Unity EP.#10

    Camp Unity EP.#10

    This episode discusses some of the daily routines of living as a POW in Camp Unity within the Hoa Lo Prison in late 1970 into 1971.

    Give to Fisher House using the link below:

    http://engage.fisherhouse.org/goto/YankeeAirPirate

    Watch the Prisoner At War book give away raffle info video:

    https://youtu.be/pjWx6ISrc_Q

    • 54 min.
    Quincy Strong! EP.#9

    Quincy Strong! EP.#9

    To record this episode we flew to my fathers hometown of Quincy MA. for the dedication ceremony of Captain Richard A. Stratton Way! We were honored that Mayor Tom Koch took time to sit down with us to talk about the history of Quincy and do this podcast with us. Quincy is a special place and has a rich history of service to our nation. The Stratton family greatly appreciates all the kind thoughts, words, and actions this incredible and patriotic city shows to my father and all veterans.

    Check out the YouTube video that contains pictures and video from the Stratton Way dedication weekend using the link below:

    https://youtu.be/fIgyFf50pZM

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    • 28 min.
    The 4th Allied POW Wing Ep.#8

    The 4th Allied POW Wing Ep.#8

    This episode of the Yankee Air Pirate podcast includes background of how the The 4th Allied POW Wing came to be formed in the Fall of 1970 at the Hoa Lo Prison in Hanoi Vietnam. The conversations include the death of Ho Chi-Minh, the Son Tay Raid, and the never to be forgotten work of Ross Perot who was an American Patriot! We hope you enjoy this episode.

    Be sure to watch the YouTube video after you listen to the podcast. The video includes part of the podcast recording we did for this episode plus many important pictures of the places, people, and things discussed in this episode.

            https://youtu.be/N-LKsKrbe0c            ( https://youtu.be/N-LKsKrbe0c )

    • 53 min.
    The Propaganda Machine! - EP.#7

    The Propaganda Machine! - EP.#7

    In this episode we discuss the propaganda war that the North Vietnamese communists were waging against the United States in the late 1960's. Our American POW's were used as pawns by the Vietnamese but most Yankee Air Pirates hung tough!

    • 46 min.
    The East Germans and Doug Hegdahl -EP.#6

    The East Germans and Doug Hegdahl -EP.#6

    This episode includes the story of the East German film crew propaganda incident and my fathers first meeting with Doug Hegdahl.

    After you listen to this episode be sure to watch the YouTube video below. It's another great way to learn about the Doug Hegdahl story.

    Just click on this link:

    https://youtu.be/5gjSVl9ypgo

    • 51 min.

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