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John Lansford McCullough - Interview with John Lansford McCullough: clip: Story about his first tour in 1966: rescuing a down pilot in Laos--where the U.S. was not officially fighting; he wants to get his men credit for that mission, which novelist W.E.B. Griffin wrote about in a 1988 book The Aviators; he had been given the mission with only 45 days left on his tour; getting R and R to Bangkok; rendezvous with his father, who was serving in Saigon; didn't have trouble getting back in the groove after his time off.
9:26 to 16:36 (07:10)