Dr. William Clayton Petty served as the Chief of Anesthesia at the 24th Evacuation Hospital in Vietnam.
In Vietnam, Doc shares his experiences in taking care of wounded soldiers and the effect of war on his life after the war.
Dr. Petty attempts to picture the horrors of war from the perspective of one who experienced the carnage on a daily basis.
Vietnam Doc is a vivid insight into the lives of those who render care to wounded soldiers.
The narrative is poignant, reflective, and often gut wrenching. Readers will see inside a war zone hospital as they have never seen such before.