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By Al Steuter

ISBN-10: 0988778505

ISBN-13: 9780988778504

“IN THE final YEARS OF A misplaced struggle” is one marine’s tale of conflict and misplaced idealism, love and redemption. Al Steuter recounts his Vietnam event from thoughts strengthened with the declassified Command Chronologies of the devices he served with, and the letters he despatched again domestic to his female friend - Lois. The ebook describes how he got here to enlist within the Marine Corps, and volunteer for Vietnam and wrestle responsibility, at a time while so much younger males have been fending off army provider. even if, this isn't a booklet approximately wrestle. even though touch with the enemy was once common and violent, the engagements have been small-scale and short. it's a publication approximately Steuter’s involvement within the final years of a arguable sizzling warfare in the worldwide chilly battle. He served as an itinerant box radio operator on a succession of artillery ahead observer groups hooked up to U.S. and Korean Marine infantry businesses and artillery batteries.
Steuter describes his carrier as someone case of the actual, emotional and non secular demanding situations that warring parties face. in the course of his time in Vietnam he steadily shed the complexities of his Catholic religion and younger patriotism, in want of a really own dating with God and a self-reliant try and do his most sensible in a battle which he got here to gain used to be misplaced. Steuter left Vietnam emotionally conflicted, offended with himself and his nation, and hooked on the stress and possibility of the bush. after all, a tough yet eventually enduring dating with Lois, and a love for wild lands helped him care for the lasting own struggles of a combatant dwelling with the demise and killing of war.

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