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Bury Him by Capt Doug Chamberlain

Basic Book Info!

Book Title: Bury Him: A Memoir of the Viet Nam War by Captain Doug Chamberlain

Category: Non-Fiction (18 +), 348 pages

Genre: Memoir, Biographies of the Marines

Publisher: Love the West Publications LLC

Release date: November 2019

USA Tour dates: April 13 to May 1, 2020

Content Rating: PG + M: Some scenes of the war, no bad language, no sex.

“...His book recounts his agonized response to a direct order to 'bury' the remains of a fallen Marine in Vietnam...”

- John E. Brown, III Past president of JBU, and former AR State Senator

Book Description: In this frank, engaging memoir, Captain Chamberlain chronicles the missions, personal courage and sacrifice of the Marines he was privileged to command; painfully recalls the unspeakable order he and his Marines were forced to obey; and the cover-up which followed. Nearly four decades later, Captain Chamberlain makes right what was wrong; brings closure to the family of a fallen and abandoned warrior; and attempts to put to rest the guilt which plagued his military career and life. Unlike most books on the Viet Nam War, this book is written at a tactical level by a Marine Company Commander who was there.


Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Bury-Him-Memoir-Viet-Nam/dp/195064703X/

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Barnes & Noble: https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/bury-him-captain-doug-chamberlain/1134463534?ean=9781950647033

Goodreads: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/48653542-bury-him

Meet the Author: Doug Chamberlain, the grandson of homesteaders in eastern Wyoming and western Nebraska, grew up with the "country values" instilled in him in the rural environment of a very small community. Even though there were only 10 students in his high school graduating class, several of his classmates pursued careers, public service, and military service that took them to various locations around the world. His rural values and the foundational reinforcement of those values at the University of Wyoming and John Brown University proved to be tested in their entirety when he became a Marine Infantry Officer in the Viet Nam War. His life changing experiences in that war proved to haunt him during his search to solve a mystery that spanned 50 years...and Bury Him details the sordid facts and the horrible truth that had eluded him.


Website: https://www.marinedougchamberlain.com/

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/marinedougchamberlain/

My Review

I don’t think I’ll ever be as brave and as forthright like Chamberlain. This autobiography is honest, memorable and interesting, to say the least. As we dive into the first few chapters, we view Chamberlain’s early life, before the big moments, before the suffering, into innocence and normality. Chamberlain’s story is a part of our history, something that will be remembered for years to come. He speaks of his family, his friends, his fellow soldiers on the battlefield, and even of strangers, who were with him on the journey of life. There will always be a few problems on the way, Chamberlain teaches, but, find your strength throughout the horrors, to overcome obstacles. Impossible is important, remember that! All in all, I loved reading about Chamberlain and what he faced. I hope and pray for others alongside him, who are trying their best to fight the darkness. May you be supported and saved.




One of Four $25 Amazon Gift Card courtesy of Capt. Doug Chamberlain, author of BURY HIM (ends May 8) 🤭