Fire Mission:The World of Nam-a Marine's Story

Fire Mission:The World of Nam-a Marine's Story

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Award Winning Memoir of a life-changing 2007 adventure back to Vietnam with a medical mission team that weaves in the author's 1965-66 combat experiences as a Marine artillery officer, "who spent too much time with the grunts." Against all odds, he searched for the two Vietnamese friends he had emotionally connected with during the war. Closure for combat veterans is the powerful message that weaves through the inspirational story. A deadly Viet Cong sapper unit attack on his artillery battery as well as episodes from Operation Hastings, the first large scale battle along the DMZ are featured combat stories. Tours of Hue, the Gulf of Tonkin, and the "Hanoi Hilton" prison round out the Annapolis graduate's memoir.

Product Details

  • Author: Earl J. Gorman
  • Publication Date: 2008-06-11
  • Publisher: Red Desert Press
  • Product Group: Book
  • Manufacturer: Red Desert Press
  • Binding: Perfect Paperback, 302 pages
  • Package Dimensions:
    • Dimensions: 880L x 600W x 80H
    • Weight: 110
  • List Price: $19.95
  • ISBN: 0615205941
  • ASIN: 0615205941

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