The doorbell rang at 3am. Mike Morel answered it and stood staring at 3 Marines .
“You’re going to tell me my son is dead”, he said.
“Yes, sir”, one of the Marines answered.
“Was he in the front when he died”.
“Yes, sir”, said the Marine.
Said Mike Morel, “I always knew that’s where he would be”.
So begins a tale from McQ you need to read.