Sock It to 'Em, Baby: Forward Air Controller in Vietnam

Sock It to 'Em, Baby: Forward Air Controller in Vietnam

by Garry Cooper, Robert Hillier
     
 

Gary Cooper shares many of his experiences from the Vietnam War where, as an Australian air controller, he was posted to the U.S. Army's 9th Infantry Division in Vietnam in 1968, and was soon a legend to his peers. This biography details why Cooper was called a war hero by those he served with as well as how he was nominated for

Overview


Gary Cooper shares many of his experiences from the Vietnam War where, as an Australian air controller, he was posted to the U.S. Army's 9th Infantry Division in Vietnam in 1968, and was soon a legend to his peers. This biography details why Cooper was called a war hero by those he served with as well as how he was nominated for some of the highest U.S. military awards possible but never received them, including the Silver Star, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, and Army Commendation Medal.  

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781741148497
Publisher:
Allen & Unwin Pty., Limited
Publication date:
10/28/2006
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.84(d)

Meet the Author


Garry Cooper is a legend in Australian military circles and served alongside Americans as a forward air controller in the Vietnam War. Robert Hillier served in the Royal Australian Navy during the Vietnam War.

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