Vietnam Series ~ Episode 10 ~ Rich Adler and Gary Birka

July 8th, 2021 by Steve Nourse

Rich Adler and Gary Birka, receiving Silver Stars above, were just kids when they arrived in the Nam with smiles on their faces. Both were presented with many unbelievable images of war. Rick and Gary were both given the Silver Star in a recent ceremony at JBLM for their heroic duty in a battle in Vietnam. Both were seriously wounded and Gary wrote a book, Ambush” about his experiences in this battle.