No Tougher Duty, No Greater Honor

a memoir of a mortuary affairs marine


GySgt L Christian Bussler USMCR (ret)


These are the awards received thus far. Please check back mid-spring 2019 for further updates!!


1st Place in the 2018 Independent Authors Network Awards “Military” category!!

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Finalist in the 2018 NGIBA for “Military Nonfiction!!

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3 Readers' Favorite 5 Stars Awards!!


Placed “Finalist” in the 2018 Readers’ Favorite Book Awards for “Autobiography”


“Shortlisted” in the 2018 Chanticleer International Book Awards. The book has advanced to the Semi-Finalist list.


Semi-Finalist in the 2018 Chanticleer Book Awards in “Journey Award.” —Contest ends 27 April 2019

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Nominated by Topshelf Magazine for their 2019 Indie Book Awards. Results to be announced Dec 2019