Tony Perry

Tony Perry is the former San Diego bureau chief. He reported on breaking news, politics, water, military veterans and the changing nature of the region. He has made multiple trips to Iraq and Afghanistan to report on Marines from Camp Pendleton. He was a member of The Times team that won a Pulitzer Prize for coverage of the 2003 Southern California wildfires. Perryleft The Times in 2015.
'With Their Bare Hands' tracks America's ascension to military power during WWI

A review of Gene Fax's 'With Their Bare Hands: General Pershing, the 79th Division, and the Battle for Montfaucon'

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'Devotion' gets into cockpit of 2 U.S. pilots who bond in Korean War

Tony Perry reviews Adam Makos' 'Devotion,' a story of the friendship between Korean War-era Navy pilots Tom Hudner and Jesse Brown.