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Author Gargus, John, author

Title Combat Talons in Vietnam : Recovering a Covert Special Ops Crew / John Gargus
Edition First edition
Published College Station, Texas : Texas A&M University Press, [2017]
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Description 1 online resource (pages cm.)
Series Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; number 154
Williams-Ford Texas A&M University military history series ; no. 154
Contents Attraction to special operations -- Stray Goose training -- Vietnam -- Nha Trang facilities -- Realities of war -- Daddy is coming home! -- Crash site recovery -- Official information sources -- Epilogue -- Appendix A: The last mission of Combat Talon's S-01 crew -- Appendix B: Transcribed teletype messages -- Appendix C: Combat Talon aircraft losses
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Gargus, John
United States. Air Force -- History -- Vietnam War, 1961-1975
United States. Air Force.
Vietnam War (1961-1975)
Airmen -- United States -- Biography
Hercules (Turboprop transports) -- History -- 20th century
Special operations (Military science) -- Vietnam
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Aerial operations, American
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Casualties -- United States
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Missing in action -- United States
Battle casualties.
Hercules (Turboprop transports)
Military operations, Aerial -- American.
Missing in action.
Special operations (Military science)
United States.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2016046716
ISBN 162349513X