About the Book
The Swift Boat Photo Book is a one-stop photo reference guide of the U.S. Navy Patrol Craft Fast (PCF). The book contains 68 detailed photographs of PCF 104, which is on display at the Naval Amphibious Base in Coronado, California. The book also includes 9 wartime shots of Swift Boats in Vietnam.
John is a twenty-year U.S. Army veteran, who served as an airborne-infantryman until he retired as a Sergeant First Class in 2004. He is currently serving as a Force Deployment Specialist for US Forces Korea (USFK). John earned his Associate of Arts degree from the University of Maryland in 2004, authored a book titled, Vietnam Ironclads; A Pictorial History of U.S. Navy River Assault Craft 1966–1970 and produced several documentary films about the Vietnam War. His hobbies include collecting militaria and restoring antique military vehicles.