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Friday, July 18, 2014
Leave no man behind: Belchertown veteran fights VA for crewmates after peacetime Agent Orange exposure at Westover, other bases
One lesson retired Air Force Col. Archer Battista says he learned in his six years in Vietnam was never to leave anyone behind.
This explains why Battista, 68, has since 2010 thrown his energy into an effort to get pilots who flew stateside planes contaminated by Agent Orange qualified for disability services and compensation.