[AZW] ß Watching Men Burn: A Soldier's Story | BY ↠ Tony McNally Simon Weston

Watching Men Burn: A Soldier's Story By Tony McNally Simon Weston,

  • Title: Watching Men Burn: A Soldier's Story
  • Author: Tony McNally Simon Weston
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 269
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Gunner Tony McNally had a vital job in the Falklands as a Rapier missile operator, his job was to protect the British ships and men from air attack by the fearless and desperate Argentinian pilots His war went well until June 8, 1982 McNally and his Rapier system were dug in on the hillside overlooking Bluff Cove, guarding the Sir Galahad troop ship as it sat waitingGunner Tony McNally had a vital job in the Falklands as a Rapier missile operator, his job was to protect the British ships and men from air attack by the fearless and desperate Argentinian pilots His war went well until June 8, 1982 McNally and his Rapier system were dug in on the hillside overlooking Bluff Cove, guarding the Sir Galahad troop ship as it sat waiting to offload hundreds of soldiers Suddenly, enemy fighter bombers screamed into the bay and McNally s system failed He watched, helpless, as bombs rained down on the defenceless ship Fifty men of the Welsh Guards lost their lives and many others famously including Simon Weston were horribly burned McNally s life changed in that moment He left the army after the war and though he re enlisted and even volunteered for two tours of Northern Ireland he was riddled by guilt and plagued by nightmares and flashbacks of that awful day Watching Men Burn is his gripping, moving and funny story of army life and the dreadful reality of warfare and its effects on the survivors With a foreword by Simon Weston.
    Watching Men Burn A Soldier s Story Gunner Tony McNally had a vital job in the Falklands as a Rapier missile operator his job was to protect the British ships and men from air attack by the fearless and desperate Argentinian pilots His

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