By Charles E. "Chuck" Ferguson
The writer has instructed part of his tale with the intention to support others comprehend what one man’s battle used to be like and, within the strategy, makes an attempt to proportion classes discovered for the good thing about present and destiny army leaders.
The tale starts with the adventure to Southeast Asia. From arrival within the state till eventual project as an armored cavalry platoon chief in Cambodia with the 11th Armored Cavalry “Blackhorse” Regiment, the writer information his own studies and observations of the rustic, the folk, and the workings of the army in a wrestle zone.
Through bearing on numerous reports, the writer paints an image of the various features of wrestle management. In lieu of featuring a “blood and guts” motion tale, even if there has been good enough of that, the tale finds some of the demanding situations, joys, and sorrows persisted through a wrestle chief and people valiant squaddies with whom he served.
Eventual reassignment as Headquarters Troop government Officer unearths one other a part of the story.
Upon the “stand down,” deactivation of the 11th Armored Cavalry Regiment, the motion follows the Lieutenant’s reassignment to the S-3 Air “Squadron Air Operations Officer” place alongside the Northern Demilitarized quarter. The activities there are considerably varied from these as an armored cavalry platoon chief yet provide one other view of wrestle experiences.
The finish of the Lieutenant’s journey of accountability chronicles the lengthy journey domestic and the fun of being reunited with friends and family. It additionally acknowledges the sorrow of leaving one’s brothers in hands to proceed the fight.
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A Million Wars by Charles E. "Chuck" Ferguson