Nov 11, 2014 3:33 PM
NH1 Veteran Profile: Vietnam veteran recaps his time in service
MANCHESTER - Peter Romein served in Vietnam and often recalls painful memories.
They're "awful, because you're a part of something that a human being shouldn't have to be a part of," said Romein. "It's evil, its vial, and someone said to me the other night, but you have to do it. You don't like it but you have to do it.
Romein came back to the states and worked his way to becoming a psycho therapist and working with the Veteran's Association to help his fellow comrades.
"When you come home from a combat situation, you're never the same," said Romein. "You lose an innocence, you've been exposed to something that I don't think is right.
Today, Romein lives in Manchester and spent the holiday at the annual Veterans Day parade. He was joined by his family and seven grandchildren.
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