October: The Beirut Bombing (4)

The Beirut Bombing

The transit across the Atlantic that began early in November 1983 was a sad one. Although we were still pumped up from the experience in Grenada, the gruesome reality of the 23 October headquarters bombing in Beirut hit us hard. We received mail soon after departing Grenada, and reading the magazines and newspapers had a somber effect on us all. Read the entire article.