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    • 6.0 x 9.0 inches
    • Black & White interior
    • 552 pages
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    • 6.0 x 9.0 inches
    • Black & White interior
    • 552 pages
  • Keywords
    • Memoir,
    • military,
    • Vietnam War,
    • American,
    • Marine Corps,
    • soldier,
    • tanks

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Unfortunate Sons
The Beginning of Marine Corps Tanks In The Vietnam War and how I survived Vietnam as a marine tanker
by Joe Tyson Sr.

Unfortunate Sons is a compelling story It will draw you into Joe Tyson's world as a young Marine Tanker, full of fun and enthusiasm. You will share the daily routines of patrols and combat situations as if you were right there with him. You will learn about the deadly toll the war had over the 3rd platoon as they participated with line infantry for seventeen straight months. Now combat veterans, they have become bitter and angry over the effects of the war. Never knowing when they were going home had a deep, profound effect on these men, leaving them to believe they had been forgotten by their superiors. So mount up and feel and see with your mind's eye what it was like to be a Marine Tanker in the Vietnam War.

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Joe Tyson was born and raised in the Lawndale section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. USA. Now resides between a home in Bucks County Pennsylvania and one in the Pocono Mountains of Pennsylvania. A portion of the proceeds from this book will be donated to Veterans organizations.


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