Buy One, Get One 50% Off Our Monthly Picks!
Shop Now
Reaper 6

Reaper 6

by Andrewj Rafkin

Paperback

$14.95
Choose Expedited Shipping at checkout for delivery by Friday, May 27

Overview

A Top Secret Story of Unparalleled Heroism... Staff Sergeant Larry FitzGerald, aka "Reaper 6," of the U.S. Army Special Forces, led a special Black Ops team deployed to Vietnam in 1965. He reported to only two men: General Westmoreland and General Abrams, who were in command of the U.S. Armed Forces. His first assignment-a suicidal mission to assassinate four enemy generals in Laos who were planning the 1967 Tet invasion-was never disclosed to the media or the public. General Westmoreland stated that Sergeant FitzGerald deserved the Medal of Honor, and nine additional Purple Hearts, but unfortunately, most of his missions were conducted across the fence of South Vietnam, in Cambodia, Laos, and North Vietnam. In fact, all of his missions were classified, clandestine, and denied. They have not been disclosed until now. Reaper 6 is the only biography of this extraordinary soldier's life, capturing the very sights, sounds, and smells of the Vietnam War. Today, Larry is the proverbial "last man standing" of 89 souls who went where lesser soldiers shouldn't dare.


Related collections and offers

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781478716211
Publisher: Outskirts Press, Inc.
Publication date: 02/14/2013
Pages: 260
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.59(d)

Customer Reviews