When Richard Bassett returned from Korea on convalescent leave in 1953, he set down his experiences in training, combat, and captivity. More than 20 years later, hospitalized for acute Post Traumatic Stress Disorder, he faced his personal demons. This memoir covers his post-war struggles.
Richard M. Bassett received a B.S. and M.S. from Florida State University. Before retiring in 1989 he was a high school social studies teacher.