• Truckers’ doctor first called ‘Doc’ by wounded soldiers

OOIDA Support Life Member John McElligott, MD, known to many truckers as Dr. John, was 20 years old when he was shipped to Vietnam as a Navy Corpsman. McElligott had one saying he lived by in Vietnam. “One thing I always prided myself on – if I got you on the helicopter alive, I would keep you alive until I got you off of it.”

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