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Frank Coker enlisted in the Army with the intention of working on and flying airplanes. Coker believes that this great country’s freedom is the result of the many servicemen and women who selflessly join the military.
Larry Helm was among the first group of Marines who went to a specialized school for soldiers to learn Vietnamese language and culture. This knowledge came in handy when he found himself in an unexpected situation he looks back on fondly.