3537 Douglas Kossel (Vietnam Helicopter Pilot, Alcohol) While training with the Army, Doug learns to drink. He becomes a reconnaissance pilot, flying the Loach in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam. He prays for safety and reads the Bible but isnt saved. Doug returns home safely after 300 missions. He meets Diane and they marry. A Christian leads them to Christ and they are saved. As the first part ends, Diane is diagnosed with cancer.