Jack Wells's Class of 67 PDF

By Jack Wells

at school of '67, former Marine lieutenant Jack Wells grants a relocating and becoming eulogy to the forty-three lieutenants who have been in Marine officials uncomplicated type 6-67, and who died in Vietnam. one other classmate died years later in Lebanon. because the battle escalated, the variety of Marine officials despatched into conflict elevated dramatically. the top eschelon of Marine commanders have been significantly all for the excessive casualties, yet with the struggle raging, and with Marines by no means backing clear of a struggle, or attempting to shield their males, the casualties persevered to climb. This ebook is a memorial to these males who made the last word sacrifice for his or her males and kingdom. As Wells introduces all the forty-four, readers could be moved by way of the enormity of loss: lack of early life, lack of management, lack of the best...and the brightest. even if we aid a conflict or march opposed to it, not anything diminishes the importance of what each one guy sacrificed for state and relatives. type of sixty seven has over a hundred and sixty colour, b&w pictures, and 14 maps within the book.

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