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Christmas in the Hanoi Hilton

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Editor's note: Retired Air Force Col. Lee Ellis was a Vietnam prisoner of war along with such American heroes as Sen. John McCain, Orson Swindle, and Vice Adm. James Stockdale, as well many others, for five years. He describes here his first gift from home. I had been in captivity already for two and a half years by the time I received my first package from home at the Hanoi Hilton. The guards...

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