Prisoners of war were top of mind for Americans in previous conflicts. Today, they are rare.
“I think the wars we are in right now there is little opportunity to actually capture someone,” he said. “I don’t think the Taliban is interested in capturing anybody.”
Glenn was awarded a 2nd Silver Star for “conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity while interned as a Prisoner of War in North Vietnam.”.
He doesn’t plan on anything special to mark the anniversary Monday.
“You know my wedding anniversary is the 8th and I probably better pay more attention to that than my release date,” he said.