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Books By Art Giberson:
Eyes of the Fleet
The Blue Ghost
Wall South
Century of War
The Mighty O
Through the Viewfinder
War Stories
Anything but the Truth
Standoff in the Caribbean
Combat Photographer
Freedom's First Responders
Veterans Memorial Park

Book Details


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Art Giberson

An award-winning writer and photojournalist Art Giberson is a graduate of the New York Institute of Photography; Syracuse University (Navy Photojournalism Program); the Naval Schools of Photography and the Navy Motion Picture School.

A native of Bluefield, WV, Mr. Giberson retired from the U.S. Navy in 1977 with the rank of Chief Petty Officer. During his more than 20 years of service he served on two aircraft carriers, USS Lake Champlain (CVS-39) and USS Oriskany (CVA-34); the submarine tender USS Orion (AS-18); and the destroyer USS Zellars (DD-777). He also served with the U.S. Submarine Base, New London, CT; Atlantic Fleet Combat Camera Group; and the Naval Schools of Photography.  A Vietnam veteran, he made two deployments to Southeast Asia. In October 1962, while serving aboard the Zellars, he participated in the Cuban Missile Crises.

Mr. Giberson lives in Pensacola, FL, with his wife, the former Stella Jean Poole of Bastain, VA.

He is a member of the the National Association of Naval Photography and the International Combat Photographers Association.


About Art's New Book, Veterans Memorial Park

A pictorial history of the Pensacola, Florida, Veterans Memorial Park and Wall South, a half-size replica of the National Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC and is the only memorial outside of Washington to list the names of all Americans killed or missing in the Vietnam War.  The names, like those engraved on the national memorial, are listed in chronological order of when the casualty occurred.