Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.
At the ready -- Grenade attack -- Honoring a hero -- Ambushed! -- Against two -- Unthinkable bravery -- The ultimate sacrifice -- A medic's mission -- First aid's first -- Go! go! go! -- Fighting through the pain -- A job like no other -- More Army heroes -- Glossary.
Recounts the heroic acts of nine Army soliders whose actions while in mortal danger saved the lives of others and in service of their country.