This first hand account by this WWII machine-gunner will transport the reader through over three months of harrowing experiences. From the sound of a sniper's bullet impacting the man he is conversing with to the helpless emotion as he listens to a friend confess to his premonition of impending death. Feel the fear as his unit penetrates the enemy's front line to relieve an isolated outpost. Feel the burning when a Japanese mortar shell explodes within a few feet. These true experiences will keep your attention from beginning to end.
Author: Don Slim Carlton Publisher: iUniverse Published: 10/26/2005 Pages: 172 Binding Type: Paperback Weight: 0.57lbs Size: 9.00h x 6.00w x 0.40d ISBN: 9780595369775