A few weeks ago, Cartus’ Danbury Diversity and Inclusion Council sponsored a speaker for the commemoration of National Military Appreciation Month. Arthur (Art) Wiknik Jr., a Connecticut native and author of a book, NAM SENSE, talked about his wartime experiences in Vietnam.
Art (you only have to meet him once to know he doesn’t go by “Mister”) was an understated and down-to-earth, yet dynamic speaker. He used humor to recall his experiences, and the meeting room reverberated with laughter for most of the hour as he recounted his ineptitude—and his incredible good luck—as a new recruit. At one point, however, the room grew quiet, [...] Read More