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Fallen Angels Study Questions & Topics for Discussion

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Topics for Discussion

1. Richie has dreams of going to college and becoming a writer, yet, he forgoes these to join the army. Why does he feel this is his only option?

2. Richie's medical profile gives him a valid reason for not engaging in combat. Once on the base at Chu Lai, why does he not use it to obtain less dangerous duty?

3. The young men of Alpha Company look up to their platoon leader, Lieutenant Carroll. Why? How has he earned their respect and trust?

4. Lieutenant Carroll no longer seems sure of his faith, yet, he continues to pray for his men who he calls "warrior angels." Why?

5. The warrior angels are too young to vote. Is it fair to expect them to fight in the war?

6. Why are Richie, Peewee, Jenkins, Johnson, and Lobel in Vietnam? What reason does each of them give when asked? What role does race...

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