The Lessons We Choose: The U.S. Army and Indifference Toward the French Indochina Experience
West Point Press
"The sound of a bugle halts bereted soldiers walking along a dusty road. Their officers, riding atop a nearby jeep, survey the surrounding landscape as their pristine, white képis shine in the sun. Only moments later, every man in the convoy lies dead, overrun by a horde of khaki-clad Viet Minh soldiers who extend their defeated enemy no quarter..."
Moore, Kevin. “The Lessons We Choose: The U.S. Army and Indifference Toward the French Indochina Experience.” West Point Undergraduate Historical Review. Volume 12 (Spring 2022): 112-140.