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A new Vietnam CSAR Print has been released by Phillip West.
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The Rescue of Streetcar 304 by Kenny Fields
40 hours, 189 sorties, 1 successful rescue.  Read about Kenny’s ordeal near Tchepone, Laos in May 1968.
Order form to order direct from the author is here or you can order at USNI or Amazon

All for One – The Rescue of Boxer 22 by Bob LaPointe
The largest successful Search and Rescue mission by the USAF in the Vietnam War
Order it here.
A Knavish Piece of Work by Mr. Ejner Fulsang – Jolly Green Scholarship gets 50 cents per book

PJs in Vietnam – The Story of Air Rescue in Vietnam as seen from the Eyes of its Pararescuemen
by SMSgt Robert LaPointe – Retired PJ 1969-1995 Only 2000 are being printed as of this time.
Visit Bob’s website to order your copy and for additional information.

Cheating Death by George J. Marrett, Smithsonian Books, 2003, ISBN: 1-58834-104-6 One Day Too Long: Top Secret Site 85 and the Bombing of North Vietnam by
Timothy N. Castle, Columbia University Press, 1999

The Rescue of Bat 21
Darrel Whitcomb 1997
US Naval Institute Press
ISBN: 1-55750-946-8

A Very Short War: The Mayaguez and the Battle of Koh Tang
Joe Guilmartin, Texas A&M Press
1996, ISBN: 0-89096-665-6, $39.95

The Raid by Benjamin F. Schemmer, Harper & Row, 1976
Any Time, Any Place A History of USAF Air Commando and Special Operations Forces
by Philip D. Chinnery, Naval Institute Press, 1994, ISBN: 1-55750-037-1

Bat-21 William C. Anderson 1980

Search and Rescue in Southeast Asia Earl H. Tilford 1980

Pararescue; What Men Dare Do Elois Paananen 1964

Rescue! Elliot Arnold 1956

Eject! Eject! Bryan Philpott 1989

Air Rescue: Saving Lives Stateside Barry D. Smith 1989

Air Rescue! Carroll V. Glines, Jr. 1961


Flight from Ashiya
Airport 75