2004 Season

Special Recognition Awards

  • PTSD - Special Healing AwardEnemy Within by Gregory A. Helle

Medal Winners

Gold Medal Awards

  • PoetryGhost of the Nam by Charlie Fortner
  • Photography BookVoices of Vietnam by Charlene Edwards
  • Military HistoryAmerica Won The War by Robert R. Owens
  • Short StoriesA Saigon Party and Other Vietnam War Short Stories by Diane J. Dell
  • War AnthologiesAngels in Vietnam: The Women Who Served by Jan Hornung
  • War NovelWhat Am I Doing Here? by Jim Kesey
  • War NovelPermission To Kill by Brian Wizard
  • Personal MemoirsRiver of Memories - An Appalachian Boyhood by David Lee Thompson
  • War MemoirsLove and Duty by Ben and Ann Purcell
  • Military Unit HistoryDustoff by Steve Vermillion

Silver Medal Awards

  • PoetryA Walk In Hell by Gregory A. Helle
  • Military HistoryThe Last Hookers by Carle E. Dunn
  • Short StoriesNever Trust A Man In Curlers by Tony Lazzarini
  • War NovelRed Bird Down by Bruce E. Carlson
  • Personal MemoirsGrief Denied by Pauline Laurent
  • War MemoirsI Served by Don C. Hall and Annette R. Hall
  • Military Unit HistoryOutlaws in Vietnam by David L. Eastman

Distinguished Honor Awards*

  • The Cave by Sam McGowan
  • Rattler One-Seven by Chuck Gross
  • Stealth Patrol by Bill Shanahan & John P. Brackin
  • Highest Traditions by Tony Lazzarini
  • A Buffalo's Revenge by Bob Lupo
  • Born in Brooklyn... Raised in the CAV! by John Flanagan
  • C. M. A. C. - A Vietnam era Trilogy by James J. Finnegan
  • Conduct to the Prejudice of Good Order by Dan Dane
  • The Two-Dollar Bill by Roger H. Soiset
  • Black Water by Neil Millar

(*Changed to the Bronze Medal)

Book Summaries & Reviews
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