R | | Biography, Drama, History
WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss, who served during the Battle of Okinawa, refuses to kill people, and becomes the first man in American history to receive the Medal of Honor without firing a shot.
In 2004 Terry Benedict directed a documentary on the life of Desmond T. Doss entitled The Conscientious Objector (2004). The film was produced largely before the death of Desmond and it reveals many smaller discrepancies that were changed for this Hollywood release. In the film Doss reveals that the actual ... ...
Have you not heard? The Lord is the everlasting God, the Creator of the ends of the Earth. He will not grow tired or weary, and His understanding no one can fathom. He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow...
During the entire movie, not one US soldier was seen running out of ammo. The M1 Garands used have 8 rounds en-blocs that eject automatically after the last round is fired. Never saw that happen. Sgt. Howell is seen firing what appears to be a M3 sub-machine gun (aka Grease Gun) which have a 30-round detachable box magazine. Despite heavy firing, he never has to reload. Given its cyclic rate, the magazine would be empty after 4 sec of continuous firing..
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