McKenney, Tom C.
Lt. Col. Tom C. McKenney, USMC retired, is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He was an infantry officer and parachutist in the U.S. Marine Corps, serving in both Korea and Vietnam. A student of military history, he has contributed articles to various periodicals and has written several books on a variety of subjects, including Jack Hinson’s One-man War. He is an advocate for American Prisoners of War and has appeared on hundreds of radio and television programs to discuss veterans’ issues and his personal experiences. He has served as an instructor in biological sciences. He and his wife currently live in Long Beach, Mississippi.;