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Dalton Trumbo Message Board 12/12/2008 12:21:23 PM
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Johnny Got His Gun
Johnny is a small town American boy who has to go and fight in World War 1. He gets terribly injured, and comes to in a war hospital. As he recovers, he realises that he is blind, and deaf, and has no mouth, and no arms, and no legs. He is just a stump with a mind. The story has two sides. One the one side we see him as a young man before the war, understand what he was like and what his future could have been like. One the other side, he is comi...