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Synopsis of

"So Young, So Brave a Hero"

 

In the small Texas town of Centertown, Joe Key a lad of 16 is told by his girl friend's father that he can no longer see or talk with her. She respecting her father's wishes sends Joe away. Although she loves Joe very much, she is afraid of what her father might do to Joe.

 

Joe unable to cope with the idea of not seeing or talking with her leaves the town. No knowing what to do, or where to go he finds his self in front of a Marine recruiting office. Using another's identification Joe manages to join the Marines.

 

Where he ends up in the far away land of Vietnam in the midst of one hell of a war. In one such battle, although wounded he stands up against uncountable odds, knowing that death is coming, but with fear driving him on, he fights for his life.

 

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