Colonel Douglas Mastriano talks about his biography Alvin York: A New Biography of the Hero of the Argonne, in which he tells the story of Sergeant Alvin York, one of the most decorated soldiers of World War I. Colonel Mastriano spoke at the 2015 Colby Military Writers Symposium, held annually at Norwich University. Alvin York was awarded the 2015 Colby Award, which was presented on the final day of the symposium. close
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Andrew L. Knauf Director Colby (William E.) Military Writers' Symposium
Douglas V. Mastriano Colonel (Retired) U.S. Army
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