Lynda Buckley

 

 

Age: 55

 

Summary: former military surgical nurse whose memoir of her experiences while serving in Cambodia Home Before Morning detailed the horrors of the Vietnam war and its psychological aftermath, and served as the inspiration for the TV series China Beach.

 

 

Cause of Death: Systemic collagen vascular disease

 

Born: May 7, 1947

 

Died: November 15, 2002

 

Location: Herndon, Virginia