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To Hell and BackN V E Day he was credited with having killed captured or wounded 240 Germans He emerged from the war as America's most decorated soldier having received twenty one medals including our highest military decoration the Congressional Medal of Honor To Hell and Back is a powerfully real portrayal of American GI's at w Read this as a child in the 70s and several times since Still holds up Has dated well Although ghostwritten you still get a sense of Murphy Vivid scenes and believable emotional reactions by the characters involved Some of the dialogue is a tad corny but you have to take into account when it was written Watered down on purpose removing the cuss words that would have alienated post war America Probably the best first narrative of WW2 if not warfare in general The ualifier is there because I have not read every account ever penned

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To Hell and Back reader Î Audio CD Read Ê eyltransferservices × [Read] ➲ To Hell and Back By Audie Murphy – Eyltransferservices.co.uk The classic bestselling war memoir by the most decorated American soldier in World War II back in print in a trade paperbackOriginally published in 1949 To Hell The classic bestselling war memoir by the most decorated American soldier in World War II back in print in a trade paperbackOriginally published in 1949 To Hell and Back was a smash bestseller for fourteen weeks and later became a major motion picture starring Audie Murphy as himself More than fifty years later th This is not a typical autobiography There is virtually no focus on Audie's early childhood or post war life this is purely a view of Murphy's WWII experiences I describe it as honest because the book is written pretty much as if the reader were sitting in a room listening to someone recount the events they experienced in the Army There is little pretense; in fact the book ends shortly after V E day with an introspective resolution from Audie Murphy Not once in the entire book were the decorations and awards mentioned; however he does cover the basic field based promotions he earnedThe book is written simply and reads just as easily Having said that Military veterans especially those with combat experience will relate to every page every feeling and every mental image the accounts conjure Even the callous dark humor that war brings out will be recognized as men under duress deal with the brutalities of war the foot soldier facesHighly recommend

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Is classic wartime memoir is just as gripping as it was then Desperate to see action but rejected by both the marines and paratroopers because he was too short Murphy eventually found a home with the infantry He fought through campaigns in Sicily Italy France and Germany Although still under twenty one years old o This is the true experiences of Audie Murphy at war Yes the shy western star of the late 40's 50's and 60's As a Vietnam veteran I can appreciate what he experienced My father was a WWII veteran South Pacific USMC so I knew that in this war you were in for the DURATION No one knew how long that would be Maybe into the 1950's or until there just weren't any men left alive to fight It may be hard to understand that concept He truly went through hell It's a miracle that he lived through it Lieutenant Murphy does not go beyond the war and the presentation of the Congressional Medal of Honor nor does he mention receiving any of the medals he was bestowed upon for bravery I regret that he didn't tell of the hell he experienced long after the war But for this book I had a hard time putting it down