By Taylor Eubank
Formation flying, evening picture missions, confrontations with B-52s, the Officer's membership and indicates at Udorn, AAA hearth, SAM missiles, the "Hanoi Hilton," GIs being killed through their very own side--all this and extra shape a piece of literature particularly in contrast to the other rising from Southeast Asia.
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