Operation Babylift http://iowapublicradio.org en Vietnamese Orphans and President Ford http://iowapublicradio.org/post/vietnamese-orphans-and-president-ford <p></p><p></p><p>Grateful Americans are honoring former President Gerald Ford this weekend at a reunion in Dana Point, California. &nbsp;They owe their citizenship, and perhaps their lives, to the man born in Omaha, 100 years ago this Sunday. Iowa Archives&nbsp;remembers “Operation Babylift,” and the epic rescue of several thousand Vietnamese orphans.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 10:30:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 23805 at http://iowapublicradio.org Vietnamese Orphans and President Ford