The Author



Hello, I’m W. C. Hatounian, author of The Afghan Deception, TankWitch, Causal Connection, Toltanica & my latest, The Shanghai Extortion.

W. C. Hatounian is a twenty four year veteran and a retired Army Aviator who served with the 1st Squadron, 4th United States Cavalry in Vietnam. After active duty he joined the Arizona army National Guard and flew with the 997th Assault Helicopter Company which was located in Phoenix. Mr. Hatounian has always been a student of history and has read many books about military history, famous battles and famous generals. During this time Mr. Hatounian began his career with the Phoenix police department. After thirty two years of service he retired at the rank of lieutenant. During his career he has worked in patrol, flew with the departments air support unit, headed the VICE unit, and the night detective unit.
Currently Mr. Hatounian is enjoying retired life by writing books, and lives in a suburb of Phoenix. He and his wife enjoy traveling and being active. He is a member of the (VHPA) Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association.
“There is nothing to writing. All you do is sit down at a typewriter and bleed.”
― Ernest Hemingway



To those who contributed greatly to the creation of these books