This Heroic Sailor Enlisted At 16 And Ultimately Became The Most Decorated In U.S. Naval History

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It’s Halloween 1966, but Boatswain’s Mate First Class James Elliott “Willy” Williams and his buddies aboard River Patrol Boat 105 have no time for celebrations. And as the Vietnam War rages, they’re cruising waterways in the Mekong Delta, searching for Viet Cong sampans. Then they spot two enemy craft and an explosion of gunfire shatters the evening peace, marking the start of a grueling battle.

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