A Memoir of Vietnam and Its Aftermath
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Information on the A Shau Valley in the months leading up to Somerset:

Operation Delaware (April-May 1968)
Source: Lt. Gen. Willard Pearson, War in the Northern Provinces, 1966-68

Courtesy of Georgia Tech

Additional Information:

Operation Dewey Canyon and Medal of Honor Recipient Wesley Fox – February 1969

Reading List

365 DaysRonald J. Glasser
A Rumor of WarPhilip Caputo
Company K (Library Alabama Classics)William March ~ More Info
Helmet for My Pillow: From Parris Island to the PacificRobert Leckie
House to House: An Epic Memoir of WarSgt. David Bellavia and John Bruning ~ More Info
If Not Now, When?: Duty and Sacrifice in America's Time of NeedColonel Jack Jacobs and Douglas Century
Matterhorn: A Novel of the Vietnam WarKarl Marlantes
Not a Good Day to Die: The Untold Story of Operation AnacondaSean Naylor
One Bullet Away: The Making of a Marine OfficerNathaniel C. Fick
Thank You for your ServiceDavid Finkel ~ More Info
The Heart and the Fist: The Education of a Humanitarian, the Making of a Navy SealEric Grietens ~ More Info
The 13TH ValleyJohn M. Del Vecchio ~ More Info
The Things They CarriedTim O'Brien ~ More Info
WarSebastian Junger ~ More Info
We Were Soldiers Once… and Young: IA Drang - The Battle That Changed the War in VietnamGalloway/Moore ~ More Info
What It Is Like To Go To WarKarl Marlantes
With the Old Breed: At Peleliu and OkinawaE.B. Sledge