Facebook
Twitter

Rick Rescorla - Hero of Ia Drang

Rick Rescorla - Hero of Ia Drang American History Famous Historical Events Famous People Film Social Studies Cold War Nonfiction Works

Rick Rescorla, from Cornwall, was a hero during the Battle of Ia Drang. He is the soldier depicted on the cover of this book.

Rescorla was also a hero on September 11, 2001, when he helped to save the lives of Morgan Stanley employees working at the World Trade Center.

Not willing to leave until all his colleagues were out of the building, Rick died when the WTC tower collapsed.


Media Credits

Image of book cover online, courtesy Amazon.com

 

To cite this story (For MLA citation guidance see easybib or OWL ):

"Rick Rescorla - Hero of Ia Drang" AwesomeStories.com. Oct 07, 2013. Dec 17, 2017.
       <http://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Rick-Rescorla-Hero-of-Ia-Drang>.
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips