Tag Archive: digital books

Juicy Fruit Secrets (3 of 4)


Richard (The Beak) Stratton, former Vietnam War POW and USN Captain (ret.), wrote “The Tales of South East Asia”  in answer to questions from both his children and grandchildren over the years.  These stories… Continue reading

Who Won the Army – Navy Game? (2 of 4)


Richard (The Beak) Stratton, former Vietnam War POW and USN Captain (ret.), wrote “The Tales of South East Asia”  in answer to questions from both his children and grandchildren over the years.  These stories… Continue reading

The Mad Bomber of Hanoi (1 of 4)


Richard (The Beak) Stratton, former Vietnam War POW and USN Captain (ret.), wrote “The Tales of South East Asia”  in answer to questions from both his children and grandchildren over the years.  These… Continue reading

The Face of a Toy Doll is Molded in the Likeness of a WWII – MOH Recepient!


DOWN TO ONE MARINE On Nov. 15, 2003, an 85-year-old retired Marine Corps Colonel died of congestive heart failure at his home in La Quinta, Calif., southeast of Palm Springs. He was a combat veteran… Continue reading

The Incredibly Stupid One at the Hanoi Hilton


SN HEGDAHL, USS CANBERRA – PRISONER OF WAR  By Dick “Beak” Stratton, Captain, USN (Ret.) It was a warmer than usual summer day in Clark, South Dakota when a rather large and ungainly… Continue reading

My Personal Library of War Books & Reviews


Since publishing “Cherries” four years ago, I learned how important reviews and ratings are to both authors and potential readers.  As a result, I began writing book reviews on Amazon dot com for… Continue reading

VVA Book Reviews


This is an extensive collection of Vietnam War Book reviews posted by the staff of Vietnam Veterans of America magazine –  Marc Leepson and his team tell it like it is.  Click on… Continue reading

Military Slang during the Vietnam War


I came across these posts while surfing the internet and thought it would be cool to combine them, add pictures and then post on my blog and on Facebook.  The first list of… Continue reading

Lost Battles of the Vietnam War


G2mil is a collection of articles on military and space affairs, authored by Carlton Meyer, a former Marine Corps officer who participated in military operations around the world.  He had written dozens of… Continue reading

Fighting the VC and NVA in III Corps


This is a guest blog by Peter Alan Lloyd  An Eyewitness Account by SSG Arnold Krause In Vietnam, the NVA and VC organizations fought a very different war to the one we (the U.S.… Continue reading