This is a unique and vivid account of combat service in Vietnam by an Air Force Academy graduate. John F. Flanagan was a first lieutenant and served as a forward air controller--flying single-engine spotter planes during the 1966 escalation stages of the war. He served with American, Korean, and Vietnamese forces, and for eight months he was assigned to Project Delta, the forerunner of the counter-terrorist Delta Force. Flanagan fought in the major...
Related SubjectsAsia History Life & Institutions Military Southeast Asia Strategy Vietnam War