Sergeant Clyde Hoch, United States Marine Corps, is
the author of Tracks: Memoirs of a Vietnam Veteran. According to Sergeant Hoch, “I served in
the USMC from 1965 to 1969. I have just completed a book about my experience. I tell what it was like to have my tank and
crew abandoned on the battlefield. I tell what it was like to work with the Korean Marines in Vietnam. I tell what it was
like to be in a tank the struck a large land mine. My book starts with high school through boot camp to coming home to an
unfriendly situation. It also has short stories from other people I served with in Vietnam."