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Diary of a short-timer in Vietnam

Edward G. Briscoe

Diary of a short-timer in Vietnam

by Edward G. Briscoe

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Published by Vantage Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Briscoe, Edward G., 1937-,
  • Briscoe, Edward G., 1937- -- Diaries,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Personal narratives, American,
  • Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 -- Medical care

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Edward G. Briscoe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS557.A69 B73
    The Physical Object
    Pagination117 p.
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5752263M
    LC Control Number71021127

    Vietnam section as correctly as possible. At that time, I didn’t have the thousands of pages of after -action reports and officer’s logs and other documentation tha t I have now, which I obtained from the National Archives in and , so I had to . Viet Nam Generation Journal Online Volume 5, Numbers Viet Nam Generation: A Journal of Recent History and Contemporary Issues was founded in by Kalí Tal. It has been the journal of record in Sixties and Viet Nam war studies since its inception. The current volume is

    Edward G. Briscoe is a practicing physician who lives in Northern California. Published works include Diary of a Short-timer in Vietnam, Excerpts of this non-fiction work were included in Exploring America's Past, a multimedia history text. Dr. Briscoe has also published numerous medical : Edward G Briscoe M.D. The diary of Lieutenant Colonel Richard Paris Clark, Jr., U.S. Army Transportation Corps, who served as Chief, Movements Branch, Transportation Division, J-4, MACV, from June to December , and Special Assistant to the J-4 for Coastal Shipping from December to June Edited by John R. Clark.

    The end of the book provides recommended resources, including books, articles, and Web sites, for learning more about the soldiers and the history of the Vietnam War. The book concludes with a.   Repercussions From the Summer Of Love At Ft. Sill, Oklahoma By: Bob Gersztyn Back in the late ’s, if you enlisted or were drafted into the U.S. Army you could plan on spending 1 or 2 years in Vietnam, Korea, Germany and/or the U.S.A. Stateside duty could mean a gravy tour if you got the right assignment.


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It is a story of young men and the effect of war and death on them as they serve their country. It is a hard story, full of anger, violence, and death. It makes the point of how horrific war is, how it can turn human beings into animals, the lowest forms of themselves/5(68).

Short Timer Calendar Various types of Short Timer calendars were used by artillerymen in Vietnam to count their remaining days left in country.

These usually consisted of a sectioned line-drawing with "color in" blocks, numbered with a count-down of remaining days (similar to "Paint by number"), and began at 30 to 90 days. The Short-Timers is a great story set during the Vietnam War, in Vietnam.

It is a story of young men and the effect of war and death on them as they serve their country. It is a hard story, full of anger, violence, and death. It makes the point of how horrific war is, how it can turn human beings into animals, the lowest forms of themselves/5.

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A G.I.’s Vietnam Diary by Dominick Yezzo | Books in Review. By page six of Dominick Yezzo’s A G.I.’s Vietnam Diary: A Journey Through Myself (iUniverse, 94 pp., $ paper) I was totally hooked The story: A week after he arrived in Vietnam in August ofdraftee Yezzo hiked several klicks outside of Camp Evans on an orientation patrol and did a hilltop night.

What I wrote down, in the cover of my diary in July ofa popular saying of that time "For those who have fought for it, Life has a flavor the protected will never know."PM #3. Start studying Cracker. The Best Dog In Vietnam by Cynthia Kadohata. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

This was a really good book. Ed did a great job of telling the story of his experiences in Vietnam. What I appreciate about the books is that the facts about units and the war (not about his personal experiences - obviously) align with other books I am reading/5.

After two and a half years, I helped discover dioxin, arguably the most toxic chemical ever found. This chemical has since received widespread attention, especially because it was part of the herbicide 2,4,5-T, or Agent Orange, then being used to defoliate forests in the Vietnam War." Campbell”.

Nobody Gets Off The Bus: The Viet Nam Generation Big Book Kali Tal and Dan Duffy, editors pages, perfect bound, paper, $30 for single copies; $22 each for orders of over 10 copies. ISBN:   Dr. Henry Clark is hired as a surgeon by a community hospital in the Poconos of Pennsylvania in the s. He establishes himself in the community, tackling the apprehensions of certain community members at having a Black doctor through his intelligence, charm, and great medical Pages:   The Vietnam War, America's longest -- and in some ways most devastating -- conflict, changed the course of a generation and left millions wondering, "Why?" Here, in the first-ever collection of poetry from both sides of the war, Vietnamese and American poets use their art to ponder this haunting question.

Chronologically arranged to mirror the progression of the Author: Philip Mahony. Nov 7, - Explore steadfastmom's board "Vietnam" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vietnam, Vietnam war and Vietnam war photos pins. Robert Timberg is the author of The Nightingale’s Song, John McCain: An American Odyssey, and State of Grace: A Memoir of Twilight Time.A graduate of the U.S.

Naval Academy, he served with the First Marine Division 5/5(1). - Explore kkhurd's board "Vietnam War" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Vietnam war, Vietnam and War pins. 50 years ago at this time, I was a Short timer.

Name: Jerry Berry Phone: Email: [email protected] Message: Hello, I am trying to get in touch with Cpt. Fred Coleman who left a message on LTC Lloyd D. Michael's Vietnam Wall page concerning the December 8, Tahine Hamlet incident. Full Metal Jacket is a war film directed, co-written, and produced by Stanley Kubrick and starring Matthew Modine, R.

Lee Ermey, Vincent D'Onofrio and Adam screenplay by Kubrick, Michael Herr, and Gustav Hasford was based on Hasford's novel The Short-Timers (). The storyline follows a platoon of U.S.

Marines through their boot camp training in Music by: Abigail Mead. 2nd Place T-Shirt, Participant South East Asia War Games,by Forrest Brandt. I've always believed that the reason my Dad made it home alive from Vietnam was because of the love of my Mother.

As his girlfriend before he was drafted, she would be the one he missed the most because even before his departure and upon his return home, they would marry and start their family together with five children: Cassandra Lisette (), Jerry Casino (), Tosha .Tregaskis, Richard.

VIETNAM DIARY. NY: HRW (). One of the earliest eyewitness accounts of U.S. troops in combat in Vietnam. Fine in near fine dust jacket. Another copy, ex-library. Very good in dust jacket. Same title, Taiwan piracy from first edition sheets; fine in very good dj. Above. Troopers of "D" Detachment in Nha Trang seemingly adhering to the oft-quoted admonition from the Book of Luke, Chap Verses Even rear echelon soldiers, attuned to warrior image or mindful of the possibility that unexpected enemy action or a mishap in the war zone could cause them grievous injury or death, were prone to the consumption of drink, often .