BeschreibungChambers's timeless story of Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol Rangers in the Vietnam War--first published in 1992--is now reissued with a new Introduction from the author.
PortraitLarry Chambers spent fifteen months in Vietnam with the 101st Airborne as a LRP/Ranger. Among other awards and decorations, Chambers earned two Bronze Stars for valor, a Purple Heart, two Air Medals for valor, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Army Commendation Medal, and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry. He was with L Co., 75th Infantry (Ranger) and F Co., 58th (LRP), in Vietnam. After returning home he earned a bachelor's degree and a master's degree form the University of Utah, and graduated as a member of the Phi Kappa Phi honor society. Chambers lives in Ojai, California.
Pressestimmen"I made this book mandatory reading for my Rangers. . . . We went from the worst platoon in the regiment to the best platoon in six months. In training we'd get to the objective so fast they had to hold us back."
-US Army Master Sergeant H. "Max" Mullen Ret.
75th Ranger Regiment
Untertitel: LRRPs in the 101st. illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Presidio Press
Erscheinungsdatum: Februar 2004
Seitenanzahl: 304 Seiten