Appendix A. Characters
Major Kevin Jarrard, Commanding Officer, Company L, 3rd Battalion, 23rd Marines. Kevin, Kelly, Caleb, Hannah, Rachel, Ethan at Riverside Military Academy where Kevin is currently serving as the Commandant of Cadets.
Captain John Nadeau, a Navy reservist in his sixties, a professor at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. John Nadeau was a top hypertension specialist at Vanderbilt on his second tour of duty as a battlefield surgeon with the U.S. Marine Corps in Haditha, Iraq.