A Vietnam Soldier K.I.A. And his True Love... Mary in the Morning
|Number Of Pages: ||200|
|Publication Date: ||20140101|
|Publisher: ||Midpoint Trade Books|
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A Vietnam Soldier K.I.A. And his True Love... Mary in the Morning is the unique true story of a Vietnam soldier who was killed in action on his first wedding anniversary. Based on the life of Pte C W Roost, the book tackles the horrors of war and in particular the loss of a loved one in the duty of service to his country. An exceptional love story written from a woman's perspective, this book puts a human face to the controversial war in Vietnam. At the young age of twenty years Chris, like so many young men was conscripted into the army as a National Serviceman. After marrying his childhood sweetheart, Mary, Chris was posted to Vietnam in June 1968. Mary in the Morning follows Chris's adventures through training, marriage and war. Itshares his thoughts through his precious letters to his family, and tells the incredible story of the impact of war. Chris was killed in action on December 23rd 1968 - his first wedding anniversary. He lives on in this book.