More Before Nine
It's nine in the morning. The sun hasn't been out long enough to warm things up. Already Scott Reeves and his platoon have been on the move for six hours. They have cleaned their barracks, been dropped for push-ups five times, eaten at the dining facility and are half-way through a road march to the firing ranges. All this and their day really hasn't started. Follow Scott and his platoon as he makes the decision to enlist in the US Army and embarks on the hardest eight weeks of his life. Will Scott go home injured, quit or will he make it to his platoon's graduation day? This is a story of really happens during US Army Basic Combat Training. Is Basic really as bad as it sounds? Which part is the tougher challange, the physical aspects of becoming a soldier or the mental challanges as a young man goes from child to adult?
- Publication Date
- Feb 27, 2006
- All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
- By (author): L. Brooke Sahm