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Carnivore : a memoir by one of the deadliest American soldiers of all time / Dillard Johnson and James Tarr.

Johnson, Dillard. (Author). Tarr, James. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9780062288400
  • ISBN: 0062288407
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins, 2013.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Summary, etc.: Amid ferocious fighting that many times nearly took his life, Sergeant Dillard "C. J." Johnson and his crew are recognized by Pentagon reports to have accounted for astonishing enemy KIA totals while battling inside and out of the "Carnivore," the Bradley Fighting Vehicle Johnson commanded during Operation Iraqi Freedom. After miraculously beating stage-three cancer (caused by radiation exposure from firing armor-piercing depleted-uranium rounds during combat), he returned to his platoon in Baghdad for a second tour, often serving as a sniper protecting his fellow troops. Today, Johnson and his men's story is the stuff of legend'earning them a cover story in
Subject: Johnson, Dillard.
United States. Army > Biography.
Iraq War, 2003-2011 > Personal narratives, American.
Snipers > United States > Biography.
M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicle.
Cancer > Patients > United States > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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