Download Another P.O.G. Story: Memoir of A Marine Motor-Transport by Matthew Nelson,Diana A.,Semper Fi PDF

By Matthew Nelson,Diana A.,Semper Fi

no longer every body that joins the army will get despatched to conflict as an elite sniper/force-recon/professional killer. just a small percent of the army are really taking walks patrols, battling the nice struggle. think it or now not, each wrestle deployment doesn't need to be a scene from a Hollywood motion mystery motion picture or a first-person shooter game. For a few troops, that used to be precisely the heroic place they performed in the course of battle, they usually might be venerated and revered as such. yet, like such a lot of others who additionally performed their place honorably and contributed to a similar cause...That isn't our tale. one other P.O.G. ( individual except Grunt {pronounced just like the note "rogue"} ) tale is a real account approximately a standard Las Vegas teen, experiencing the 9-11-2001 terrorist assaults, then becoming a member of the us Marine Corps reserve as motor-transport, installation two times with a strive against Logistics Battalion in help of Operation Iraqi Freedom, and at last getting out and transitioning again to civilian existence. This publication is neither urged nor appropriate for those that could be simply indignant through powerful language, practices and encounters. The rationale of this tale is to light up a few unpopular dynamics of Americas war-machine and the way it impacts women and men who proudly put on that uniform differently.

This story contains: robust prolonged drill-weekends (Deployments to Iraq) , strategic intoxication, various "Oh Shit" moments, workforce serve guns, army vans, and so on, etc.

should you care approximately the United States and the honorable those who serve in its army (especially the USMC), then you definately have to learn this memoir. purchase it and
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