Author Biographies

WebMaster's picture

Hal Moore Biography

Lt Gen Harold G. Moore (USA-Ret)

February 13, 1922 - February 10, 2017

Hal Moore retired from the Army as a 3 Star General in 1977 with over 32 years active service. Commissioned a 2nd Lt of Infantry in 1945, he served and commanded at all levels from Platoon through Division. Highlights of his career include:

Service in the Korean War as a Company Commander and Regimental S3 (7th Infantry Division)

Service in Vietnam as a Battalion and Brigade Commander (1st Cavalry Division)

Commanding General of the 7th Infantry Division in Korea

Commander of Ft Ord, CA

Service as the Deputy Chief of Staff for Personnel, Department of the Army

WebMaster's picture

Joe Galloway Biography

Joe Galloway Joe is a native Texan. At seventeen, he was a reporter on a daily newspaper, at nineteen a bureau chief for United Press International. he spent fifteen years as a foreign and war correspondent based in Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia, India, Singapore, and the Soviet Union. After UPI service in Los Angeles, he spent several years as a feature and Senior Writer in Washington, DC with US News and World Report. For that magazine, he covered the Gulf War and co-authored Triumph Without Victory; The Unreported History of the Persian Gulf War.

Joe talked his way into the X-Ray battle, and, sitting on a box of hand grenades, landed in a Huey at 9:30 PM the first night. He remained on the ground with the men of the 1/7 Cav for the rest of the 3 day battle.

Book Prologue

Subscribe to RSS - Author Biographies