E: "What were your feelings about the possibility of seeing action?"

F: "I was looking forward to it."

E: "You were looking forward to it?"

F: "Yes. Being 18 years old and foolish. Yeah, that’s… yes."

E: "Did you have any gut feeling about the enemy? That we should devour them or…"

F: "Well I had been trained to think that they were uh, they were involved in activities that weren’t in the interests of the United States or the country, the host country that we had been sent to. And uh, you know. I, I didn’t have any misgivings about closing with them in combat. I thought that they deserved whatever fate they got."
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