By John Stryker Meyer
For 8 years, a long way past the battlefields of Vietnam and the glare of media distortions, American eco-friendly Berets fought a dangerous mystery struggle in Laos and Cambodia below the aegis of the head mystery army assistance Command Vietnam – experiences and Observations staff, or SOG.
Go deep into the jungle with 5 SOG warriors surrounded by means of 10,000 enemy troops as they stack up the useless to construct a human buttress for defense. Witness a eco-friendly Beret, shot within the again 4 occasions and left for useless, who survives to struggle savagely opposed to very good odds to accomplish his missions.
Shudder as an enemy soldier touches a eco-friendly Beret’s boot at nighttime of evening. balk as a Sergeant on SOG Spike group Louisiana calls in an air strike on his crew to wreck an enemy’s wave assault. A workforce member dies immediately, and a eco-friendly Beret has an out-of-body event as he watches his leg get blown off.
“As the commander of SOG, i will be able to say that “Across the Fence” appropriately displays why the key struggle used to be harmful for our troops and so lethal for the enemy.
– significant normal John okay. Singlaub (U. S. military Ret.)
Black Ops instructed with the terrifying readability that just one who used to be there can inform it.
– W.E.B. Griffin & William E. Butterworth IV
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Across the Fence by John Stryker Meyer