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Kerry "Doc" Pardue
Chandler, Arizona




Kerry “Doc” Pardue grew up in Detroit, MI and Sauk Village, IL.  After high school he obtained an AAS Degree in Police Science from Thomas Nelson Community College in Hampton, VA and a BA degree in Political Science from Christopher Newport University in Newport News, VA.  He resides in Chandler, AZ with his wife Stephanie.  They have three grown children and seven grandchildren.  He is 100 % disabled service-connected Veteran.


He served in Vietnam as a Combat Medic with 755th Medical Detachment, in Plieku; 8th Medical Detachment, in Ban Me Thout; Scouts (Recon), 2/47th Infantry, 9th Infantry Division from 1968 to 1969.


Doc does a number of different programs:

Motivational speaking

Poetry readings

He speaks to youth groups about who are the Heroes in Your Life, How to Overcome, Who Told You That Life Was Fair? 

He talks about the winner inside everyone. 

He speaks to Veteran Groups about PTSD and to Medical personnel about how to handle the death and dying issues. 


Visit his website RICE PADDY STEW & SAIGON TEA to learn a little more about Doc and International War Veterans Poetry Archives to read some of Kerry's wonderful poetry.


His fee is waiver able but would need help with his expenses while with the group, housing and meals. His contact info is:

Kerry "Doc" Pardue

(480) 250-6021


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