Eyes Behind the Lines

Eyes Behind the Lines

L Company Rangers in Vietnam, 1969

By Gary A. Linderer

Presidio Press, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780804108195, 95pp.

Publication Date: October 21, 1991


In mid-December 1968, after recovering from wounds susatined in a murderous mission, Gary Linderer returned to Phu Bai to comlpete his tour of duty as a LRP. His job was to find the enmy, observe him, or kill him--all the while behind enemy lines, where success could be as dangerous as discovery.

About the Author
Gary A. Linderer is the publisher of "Behind the Lines," a magazine that specializes in U.S. military special operations. In Vietnam he served with the LRPs of the 101st Airborne Division, earning two Silver Stars, the Bronze Star with V device (for valor), the Army Commendation Medal with V device, and two Purple Hearts.