Walter Pearson

About Walter Pearson

Vietnam linguist and history and philosophy expert, Walter has been connected to Vietnam since he first served there as a combat soldier in 1969 and as a qualified Army interpreter in 1972. After the war, Walter studied Chinese language and east Asian history and philosophy at the ANU. He became a radio and TV journalist and returned on assignment to Vietnam in 1989. Walter leads tours to Vietnam each year with JCP Tours.