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Author Compton, Lynn D., 1921-2012.
Title Call of duty [electronic resource] : my life before, during and after the Band of Brothers / Lynn "Buck" Compton with Marcus Brotherton.
Published [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2008.
Book Cover

Description 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Note At head of title: Recorded Books presents.
Audio file.
Title from image of compact disc container on Web page (viewed Sept. 30, 2008).
Previously released on compact disc, 2008.
Contents Foreword / Neal McDonough -- Preamble: Only in America -- First training jump -- From Benning to Normandy -- The shock at Brecourt -- My movie career -- Dad's secret -- Triumph -- Horror -- Somehow you continue -- Train for Georgia -- To get a uniform -- Decision of a lifetime -- Wearing the wings -- Joining Easy Company -- Beyond D-Day -- Carentan -- Market-garden -- Wounded -- My last battle -- The end of the war -- Return to normalcy -- Vice -- Happy again -- My first trial -- Secrets of the DA's office -- Key cases -- RFK assassination -- Sirhan Sirhan's trial -- Finishing on the bench -- Band of brothers -- Last rants and reflections.
Local Note Title generously provided by Campus Quality Fee.
Performer Read by Dick Hill.
Summary A member of the elite 101st Airborne paratroopers recounts his life, from his sports career at UCLA, to his experiences during World War II, to his post-war legal career as a prosecutor and his role in helping to convict Sirhan Sirhan for the murder of Robert Kennedy.
Subject Compton, Lynn D., 1921-2012.
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 -- Assassination.
Sirhan, Sirhan Bishara, 1944- -- Trials, litigation, etc.
United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Regiment, 506th. Company E -- History.
United States. Army -- Parachute troops -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front.
Soldiers -- United States -- Biography.
College athletes -- California -- Biography.
Public prosecutors -- California -- Biography.
Genre Audiobooks.
Related Names Brotherton, Marcus.
Hill, Dick. Narrator.
Tantor Media.
Collection Title Audiobook collection (EBSCO).
ISBN 9781435668775 (electronic audio bk.)
1435668774 (electronic audio bk.)
OCLC number 259272811