The march to graduation includes a procession of “lasts.” Last day of class, last lunch to pack. Finals. This is especially true for my husband and me this spring, as our youngest child completes high school.
The Battle of Hamburger Hill was one of the toughest battles of the Vietnam War for United States soldiers. It was fought on a barren, wet mountain in South Vietnam against the North Vietnamese from May 10 through May 20, 1969.
They were little more than skeletons clad in rags, skin stretched over bone. The scars they bore told the story of some of Japan’s most brutal World War II prison camps: Formosa — or modern-day Taiwan.