Call of Duty: My Life Before, During, and After the Band of Brothers

Call of Duty: My Life Before, During, and After the Band of Brothers

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by Lynn ''Buck'' Compton
     
 

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"As part of the elite 101st Airborne paratroopers, Lt. Lynn "Buck" Compton fought in the critical battles of Normandy and Market-Garden, and in the freezing cold of Bastogne. Easy Company, immortalized as the Band of Brothers, stands today as an icon of brotherhood and bravery under fire." Here, Buck Compton tells his own story for the first time, revealing how the… See more details below

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"As part of the elite 101st Airborne paratroopers, Lt. Lynn "Buck" Compton fought in the critical battles of Normandy and Market-Garden, and in the freezing cold of Bastogne. Easy Company, immortalized as the Band of Brothers, stands today as an icon of brotherhood and bravery under fire." Here, Buck Compton tells his own story for the first time, revealing how the skills, work ethic, and discipline he learned as a young man served as the foundation for the courage and selflessness he displayed during the deadliest conflict of the twentieth century.

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"Second Platoon was indeed 'blessed' to have Buck Compton as our leader. He was a quiet and strong officer who, above all, listened and talked to all men under his command. I could never say enough to express my thanks and admiration for Buck Compton."
-William "Wild Bill" Guarnere

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ISBN-13:
9780425219706
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/06/2008
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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"Second Platoon was indeed 'blessed' to have Buck Compton as our leader. He was a quiet and strong officer who, above all, listened and talked to all men under his command. I could never say enough to express my thanks and admiration for Buck Compton."
-William "Wild Bill" Guarnere

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