New PDF release: Command Decision

By Tom Lohr

whereas escorting supertankers out and in of the Persian Gulf, the group of the USS Wadsworth is termed upon to rescue a bothered naval vessel in Command Decision. surroundings sail with no the ship's officials, Ted Lawson turns into the ship's reluctant de facto commander. With the aid of a pro workforce, Ted needs to make one command selection after one other because the tiny warship takes at the Iranian Air strength and military. For the USS Wadsworth, there's just one approach out of the Persian Gulf: during the bloody Straits of Hormuz. opposed to heavy odds, Lawson needs to make judgements that pit the healthiness of these less than his command opposed to protecting the strategic pursuits of the USA. With restricted ammunition and event, he is familiar with doing what's anticipated should be costly.

Adventurer, vacationer, baseball fan, and broker of demise and destruction, Tom Lohr spent twenty-four years within the usa military as technician and operator for surface-to-air and cruise missile structures. Serving mostly on guided-missile destroyers and frigates, he survived numerous excursions patrolling the Persian Gulf, together with a stint in the course of the Iran-Iraq War.
Spending his formative years as an island-hopping, skirt-chasing inebriated with one foot within the grave whereas galavanting in the course of the South Pacific, he eventually wised up and rose to the rank of grasp leader fireplace Controlman. After retiring from the army, he spent three hundred and sixty five days on the examine facility on the South Pole, and 7 years operating within the pipeline industry.
An avid admirer of mid-century sleek structure, model, and autos; pitching duels; and tremendous whiskey, he now is living in Santa Fe, New Mexico.

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