The Green Fields of Hell Author:Lou Cameron Combat Medic. — They don't give you a gun. Your job is to patch up the riflemen. Some die well, which means fast. Some die badly.... You envy the ones with the flesh wounds--the million-dollar Purple Hearts. — And even as you slip in the syringe of morphine, you try to close your mind and eye to the ones who are still conscious and screaming as th... more »ey watch their guts and their lives draining out onto the sun-baked Normandy sod.
Then maybe you break. You rip the Red Cross off your arm and grab a weapon...« less