A Soldier’s Stories
A strange mix of events that begin with an enemy psychological warfare attack at FSB Wahington in mid December 1968, then an exchange of POW's January 1, 1969 near the Cambodian border and as yet unreleased documentary about the familys search in 2009, for one man that stars in enemy propaganda leaflets left at FSB Washington.
A surprise visit by movie stars Joey Bishop and Tippi Hedren at FSB Washington.
Making pizza using only ingredients found in our 1943 series C-Rations, and Tabasco Sauce, to make and cook pizza in the hinterland.
Taking these pills was a digestive track nightmare. So were the mosquitos, carriers of disease.
Before we got our monthly stipend our shots and shot record were updated. The final insult was being paid in Monopoly Money.
A story I avoided telling for decades. This day changed me forever; I felt real fear for the first time in my life and learned a lesson I use today.
Trying to explain to a rural Vietnamese woman that the US had landed men on the moon.
How the Army wasted our human waste and created the ultimate punishment detail.