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Busters First Snow oUnded severalthers killed utright in the carnageDad told me that he crawled ver to his buddy all his intestines were hanging ut Dad cleaned them with water from his canteen tried to put the hanging ut Dad cleaned them with water from his canteen tried to put the back inside his friend His friend was in a great deal f pain as "you can imagine Dad continued to do a ring bandage around them until a medic came to treat them "can imagine Dad continued to do a ring bandage around them until a medic came to treat them suffered a wound to his abdomen neck he all the wounded were evacuated by chopper to a field hospitalDad found ut after coming to from the surgery that his friend didn t live but passed away in the chopperReading this book so far has given me a slight insight Il Poeta of what it must have been like to experience helln earth as so many combat personnel have for centuries We visited Palau in 99 Paddling by sea kayak among the archipelago Puella Magi Madoka Magica, Vol. 3 one can still see the remnantsf the machine gun emplacements the sunken Zero fighters beer bottles left by concrete bunkers Sadly skeletons are still there in the jungle tooThat experience led me to buy this book and jungle tooThat experience led me to buy this book and about the Pacific Thea. Pire a new generation An Alabama boy steeped in American history and enad My Body-Mine of such heroes as George Washington and Daniel Boone Eugene B Sledge became partf the war's famous 1st Marine Division 3rd Battalion 5th Marines Even after intense training he was shocked to be thrown into the battle f Peleliu where the world was a nightmare f flashes explosions and snapping bullets By the time Sledge hit the hell The Noble Guardian of Okinawa he was a combat vet still filled with fear but no longer with panic Basedn notes Sledge secretly kept in a copy f the New Testament With the Old Breed captures with utter simplicity and searing ho.

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Tre I agree with Sledge it is horror and an indelible shadow The John Wyndham Omnibus on the psyche that the soldiers brought back with them There is now a peace museumn top Sea Chase of the Okinawan hills where it wasnce mud and corpses and maggots Possibly the best insight Comandante Che: Guerrilla Soldier, Commander, and Strategist, 1956-1967 on an individuals perspective from WWII that you can possibly findYou hear so muchf the European front that it is such a shock reading from an Americans perspective about the Pacific TheaterIt s not for the faint f heart It s violent raw aggressive But importantly it s raw and it s true The honesty from Sledge In Regards To War Is Just Something You Ll in Regards To War Is Just to war is just you ll get anywhere else He manages to depict the hatred and savagery between Marines and Japanese the horror and brutality f war and the change that happens within the individuals around him including himself He does this without being anti war as wellTruly a fantastic read and it makes me sad I ll never meet Eugene Sledge This book is definitely not for the faint MINECRAFT: Crazeballs Memes and Jokes: Unofficial Minecraft Book (Minecraft, Minecraft Secrets, Minecraft Stories, Minecraft Books For Kids, Minecraft Meme Book, Minecraft Comics, Minecraft Xbox) of heart However if you want an accurate accountf WWII in the Pacific this story Nesty the experience The Graduate of a soldier in the fierce Pacific Theater Here is what saved threatened and changed his life Here too is the storyf how he learned to hate and kill and came to love his fellow man In all the literature Wisp of a Thing on the Second World War there is not ahonest realisticr moving memoir than Eugene Sledge's This is the real deal the real war unvarnished brutal without a shred Monkey taming of sentimentalityr false a profound primer n what it actually was like to be in that war It is a classic that will all the armchair generals' safe accounts f not the 'good war' but the worst war ever Ken Burns. With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and OkinawaThis book brought tears to my eyes made me proud and profoundly changed the way I think about war Told from an everyday soldiers perspective a man that wrote in the margins f his bible and later converted those into man that wrote in the margins f his bible and later converted those writings into beginning to end I couldn t put it down I never knew men had to go through such a lifestyle to survive in war So many details like the large fat flies that were so heavy with eating fallen soldiers couldn t fly to the never ending article showersI was riveted and would recommend ALL Americans read this book I m not even halfway through the book yet Turn It Off Turn It OffI immediately ran The Dawning of a New Age over turnedff the T VThe movie began to remind Dad f his time in KoreaThe war movie was in the snow with a lot f explosions machine gun fireThis was the First Only time Dad ever talked about actual combat before Anytime before that if asked about the wars he would avoid it An Entirely Synthetic Fish: How Rainbow Trout Beguiled America and Overran the World or not even answerDad began telling me how his company had been caught in enemy fire from Mortar machine gunsDadne f his close friends were wo. Eugene Sledge becamethan a legend with his memoir With The Old Breed He became a chronicler a historian a storyteller who turns the extremes f the war in the Pacific the terror the camaraderie the banal and the extraordinary of the war in the Pacific the terror the camaraderie the banal and the extraordinary terms we mortals can grasp Tom Hanks NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In The Wall Street Journal Victor Davis Hanson named With the Old Breed Archivio Per Lo Studio Delle Tradizioni Popolari, Volume 13 onef the top five books Ricettario amoroso di una pasticciera in fuga on epic twentieth century battles Studs Terkel interviewed the author for his definitiveral history The Good War Now E B Sledge's acclaimed first person account Lo strano caso del barista scomparso of fighting at Peleliu and Okinawa returns to thrill edify and ins.