By Dorothy H. McDaniel
"As an American requested to serve, i used to be ready to struggle, to be wounded, to be captured or even ready to die, yet i used to be now not ready to be deserted. it's that one American isn't definitely worth the attempt to be stumbled on, we, as american citizens, have lost."
These are the phrases of Captain Eugene "Red" McDaniel, who for 6 years was once prisoner of warfare through the Vietnam battle. for 3 of these years, he used to be indexed "missing in action." in the course of these tumultuous years, his spouse Dorothy McDaniel clung to her religion, realizing that he used to be nonetheless alive.
It used to be her struggle to discover info on her POW husband, and his next liberate from a North Vietnam felony that brought on them either to struggle to have the us govt behavior seek and rescue missions for prisoners they believed have been nonetheless being held.
In this twentieth anniversary variation of After the Hero's Welcome, learn the tale that indicates the struggle did not finish for both Dorothy or her husband whilst he was once published. The conflict on behalf of the various POWs nonetheless in North Vietnam prisons used to be simply getting started.
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