About Face Chapter Abstracts for Teachers

David Hackworth
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Chapter Abstracts

Chapters 1-3

* Chapter 1 opens on February 1, 1951 with tanks moving in Korea.

* The unit came under fire, but troops were dazed and did not respond.

* Hackworth was with the 3rd platoon and 7 men were killed.

* Hackworth was put in charge of the unit.

* Hackworth and Van Mieter checked out the dike.

* Hackworth took Koreans prisoner, though his rifle was empty.

* Hackworth had to stop eating because of a sniper and was shot.

* In Chapter 2, Hackworth reveals that he enlisted when he was fifteen and was more interested in girls.

* Hackworth was accepted into the army and sent to Italy.

* Troops shifted to a peacetime army and his unit patrolled the Morgan Line.

* Hackworth trained under Steve Prazenka.

* On June 25, 1950, North Korea crossed into South Korea.

* Hackworth requested duty in Korea.

* In Chapter 3, the Chinese entered Korea.

* Hackworth realized Korea was not a training exercise.

Chapter 4

* In Chapter 4, Hackworth joined...

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