Summary: An oral history with Mr. Tom Truong, born in 1940 in Ninh Binh, Vietnam. He shared his experiences with the Viet Minh and reeducation camp before he and his family migrated to South Vietnam in 1954. In 1963, he joined the Navy division of the Army of the Republic of Vietnam (ARVN) and served until 1975 when he and his family resettled in the United States. He extensively discussed his memories in North Vietnam before the 1954 migration as well as his experiences with the Navy before the end of the Vietnam War. He also briefly shared his experiences with acculturation in the United States.