Images from the Otherland

Excerpts from memoirs of Kenneth P. Sympson, USMC, class of June 1963, titled “Images from the Otherland: Memoir of a United States Marine Corps Artillery Officer in Vietnam” written as a form of self-therapy. All text written by and property of Kenneth P. Sympson and used with permission. Excerpt split into parts for easier reading.


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