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A Final Valiant Act: The Story of Doug Dickey, Medal of Honor

A Final Valiant Act: The Story of Doug Dickey, Medal of Honor

by John Lang

Hardcover

$32.95
Available for Pre-Order. This item will be available on May 19, 2019

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781612007571
Publisher: Casemate Publishers
Publication date: 05/19/2019
Sales rank: 967,424
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

ohn Lang is a native of Monterey, California, and a graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy. Lang spent most of his adult life in the Marine Corps, and is a veteran of three combat operations. He retired from the Marine Corps in 2004 with more than 22 years of commissioned service. He has more than 27 military awards and decorations, and was the Marine Corps intelligence officer of the year in 1996.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: No Words; 2. An American Family; 3. A Distant War; 4. The Buddy Program; 5. I Corps: "Marineland"; 6. Platoon 394; 7. 1st Battalion, 4th Marines: God, Country, Duty, Corps; 8. Okinawa; 9. The Special Landing Force (SLF); 10. HMM 363: The Lucky Red Lions; 11. Soldiers of the Sea; 12. Operation Deckhouse VI; 13. Subic; 14. A Purple Heart; 15. Operation Beacon Hill; 16. Easter Sunday; 17. The Gold Star; 18. The Medal of Honor; 19. A Marine Hero is Honored; 20. Veterans; 21. Rally Point; 22. A Brotherhood; 23. The Legacy