BLOG: In Memoriam: Colonel William H. Dabney
Know your history! Read another amazingly detailed and important story from USMC research historian, Beth Crumley.
"It isn’t often that one can look back in time and know exactly when life changed. I can. While serving as a contract historian on the National Museum of the Marine Corps project, I travelled to New York for a meeting with Batwin and Robin Productions. Also in attendance was Colonel Joseph Alexander. His last instructions to me during that meeting were “Learn everything you can possibly learn about the siege of 881S and the resupply of the hill outposts around Khe Sanh Combat Base.” I never imagined that simple tasking would change my life so completely....."