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Escaped with honor : a true story of a Korean POW/MIA / Charles Layton ; Georgiann Coons ; Tammy Elmore.

Layton, Charles. (Author). Coons, Georgiann. (Added Author). Elmore, Tammy. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 21 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron 951.9 LAY (Text) 75253000055088 Adult NEW Fiction Available -
Attica PL - Attica 951.9 LAYTON, CHARLES (Text) 74231000114479 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Brazil PL - Brazil 951.9 L (Text) 38160000589265 Second Floor, Non-Fiction Checked out 10/24/2017
 AUTOGRAPHED COPY: Author Signed Copy [ mh 2017-09-27 @ BRAZL-BRA ]
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City 951.9 Lay (Text) 76893000262124 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Camden-Jackson Twp PL - Camden 951.9 LAY (Text) 74082000020137 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown 951.9 LAYTON (Text) 75342000084605 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library B LA (Text) 30477101038200 Adult: Biography Available -
Ligonier PL - Ligonier 951.9 L (Text) 73571200133694 Main Floor Available -
Melton PL - Melton 951.9 LAY (Text) 79591000089154 Adult-Nonfiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon 951.9 LAY (Text) 36825000822492 Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781632320858
  • Physical Description: xix, 158 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Enumclaw, WA : Redemption Press, 2013.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Belonging -- Work: a way to belong -- From high school to the big world -- A young soldier learns discipline -- Across my country, across the sea -- Japan to Korea -- To the North -- A casualty of war -- Capture -- Torture on the Hooch -- Escape -- Return to life -- Heartbreak -- Finding my way -- New life and new opportunities -- Searching for meaning.
Summary, etc.: Layton was drafted into the army and in 1951 he and thirty-six other soldiers were captured during the Korean War. A daring escape ended their seventeen weeks in captivity, yet Layton's actions caused him decades of guilt. Here he takes readers on a journey through his dismal childhood and agonizing war experiences-- events which eventually found him on the pathway to peace and faith.
Subject: Korean War, 1950-1953 > Prisoners and prisons > Biography.
Prisoners of war > United States > Biography.
Prisoners of war > Korea (North) > Biography.
Soldiers > United States > Biography.

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