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Sketches of an Earlier Time: A Combat Veteran of Three Wars Recounts a Twentieth Century Life of Duty and Adventure

ByColonel (Ret.) Scotty O. Ferguson

Merriam Press Military Memoir Series. As one of America’s “greatest generation," the 93-year-old author and 30-year military veteran takes his readers right along with him on a wild ride from 1925 to 1975. A child of the Great Depression and a combat veteran of World War II, Korea, and Vietnam, Col. Ferguson recounts very personal, first-person vignettes of one live-action scene after another that capture and hold the reader’s attention from start to finish. Stories like these — from surviving beach invasions with General MacArthur in WWII as a 18-year-old sailor to numerous harrowing experiences as a combat fighter pilot and test pilot -- are typically found only in action adventure novels. 16 photos.

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Publication Date
Feb 19, 2019
Language
English
ISBN
9780359445356
Category
History
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
Contributors
By (author): Colonel (Ret.) Scotty O. Ferguson

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Format
EPUB

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