There is no rectitude whatsoever. There is no virtue. As a first rule of thumb, therefore, you can tell a true war story by its absolute and uncompromising allegiance to obscenity and evil.
No one ever comes back from Vietnam. Not really.
Vietnam was a country where America was trying to make people stop being communists by dropping things on them from airplanes.
When I was in the military they gave me a medal for killing two men and a discharge for loving one. Leonard P. Matlovich