An Evacuation Hospital In Vietnam

Author: Edward Wells
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Years later, I saw a picture of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall on television; there was Moe?s name. I had met his parents and brother when they came to visit him during basic training. It occurred to me that if I hadn?t helped him so much, he might have been discharged and sent home to his family. I had a great uncle who had been discharged during World War I for a similar reason. Lord Jesus, take care of Moe until I get there. It was then that I understood why I could never be a conscientious objector again. If I had been with Moe, I would have fought, I would have hit, I would have stabbed, I would have shot, I would have killed to protect him. I would have protected him the way Bailey protected me from Shorty. It was no longer a question of whether I preferred to kill another human or not; the question was who was I willing to let get injured or killed when I could protect them? Would I just stand by and watch? When it was worded that way, the answer was clear. The best rationale for going off to war in other countries is to keep war away from our country where our families and loved ones are. That was how those soldiers could sacrifice their lives overseas. As Jesus said, ?Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends? (John 15:13, KJV). How much love do I have?
An Evacuation Hospital in Vietnam
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Edward Wells
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-29 - Publisher:

Years later, I saw a picture of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall on television; there was Moe?s name. I had met his parents and brother when they came to visit him during basic training. It occurred to me that if I hadn?t helped him so much, he might have been
An Evacuation Hospital in Vietnam
Language: en
Pages: 148
Authors: Edward Wells
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-29 - Publisher: WestBow Press

Years later, I saw a picture of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall on television; there was Moes name. I had met his parents and brother when they came to visit him during basic training. It occurred to me that if I hadnt helped him so much, he might have been
Women at War
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Elizabeth Norman
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-08-03 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Norman tells the dramatic story of fifty women—members of the Army, Navy, and Air Force Nurse Corps—who went to war, working in military hospitals, aboard ships, and with air evacuation squadrons during the Vietnam War. Here, in a moving narrative, the women talk about why they went to war, the
Dust Off
Language: en
Pages: 134
Authors: Peter Dorland, James Nanney
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-04-01 - Publisher: DIANE Publishing

During a tour with The Historical Unit, U.S. Army Medical Dept., from 1974-1977, Peter Dorland, then a captain and a former Dust Off pilot in Vietnam, completed the basic research for this book and drafted a lengthy manuscript. In 1971, James Nanney, an editor at the U.S. Army Center of
Vietnam Nurse Memoir: the Recollection of Vietnam Nurse During the Vietnam War
Language: en
Pages: 102
Authors: Krystina Lasher
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-02 - Publisher:

Like many of the men going over to Vietnam to serve their country, young women from all over the nation volunteered to serve as nurses in the hospitals and medical facilities in South Vietnam. These women volunteered for a variety of reasons: to serve their country, to help the servicemen