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By Charles S. McCandless

This is the private memoir of Charles S. McCandless, who graduated from Stanford and shortly after joined the the military. He used to be stationed at Pearl Harbor, while at the morning of Dec. 7, 1941 he was once rendered subconscious as a bomb exploded just a couple of ft clear of him and his shipmate. He by no means observed his pal back. quickly, he was once again on accountability, piloting a dive bomber through the conflict of halfway, which he crashed at Guadalcanal. not capable of fly, he served as a Seabee on a number of islands within the Pacific, used to be a frogman at Iwo Jima, and struggled to get out of the Philippines after the japanese surrendered in 1945. After the battle he turned a huge developer of R&D workplace constructions in California's Silicon Valley.  

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