National Geographic : 1984 Nov
"The longest night of my life" came on Cuban and Grenadiantroops had set up the invasion's second day, according to an antiaircraftgun and had dug in on Dr.RobertJordan (above, center), the beach. He heard a "terrific professorof anatomy at St. George's explosion" when two cottages used by University School of Medicine. The Cubans were destroyedjust across the safety of its some 600 U. S. students was street,foreground. Stranded after first a rationale,then the focus of the fightinginterruptedthe rescue, Dr. invasion.Dr.Jordanawaited evacuation Jordan,his dog, and an aide crawled into with students as flying steel raked their a strongshelter-the cadaver storage GrandAnse campus (below). Nearby, room-untilpicked up the next day.