A Flash of Green: Memories of WWII by Charles S. McCandless PDF

By Charles S. McCandless

This is the private memoir of Charles S. McCandless, who graduated from Stanford and shortly after joined the the military. He used to be stationed at Pearl Harbor, while at the morning of Dec. 7, 1941 he was once rendered subconscious as a bomb exploded just a couple of toes clear of him and his shipmate. He by no means observed his good friend back. quickly, he used to be again on accountability, piloting a dive bomber through the conflict of halfway, which he crashed at Guadalcanal. not in a position to fly, he served as a Seabee on numerous islands within the Pacific, was once a frogman at Iwo Jima, and struggled to get out of the Philippines after the japanese surrendered in 1945. After the warfare he turned an incredible developer of R&D workplace constructions in California's Silicon Valley.  

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