ELBERT ALBERSON was born in Memphis, Tennessee. He left home at an early age joining the Air Force and traveled extensively. During his travels, mostly in the Air Force and in the early stages of Vietnam, he experienced adventures of a life time flying North to Newfoundland, South to the Azores in Portugal and the Far East to include Vietnam, Japan, Philippines, Cambodia, Laos, Australia, Thailand, Okinawa, Burma and Singapore. He experienced near death incidents multiple times and learned the many customs and traditions in these countries. This has led to many stories to tell, most of his story lines are fictional stories and people. After serving his time in the military, his adventures continued through his associations with the sport of Scuba Diving for many years. There are many stories of real Experiences of Adventure and Excitement. Most story lines are fictional stories. But Elbert is the main character in most of his books with real people and places in his books. Because of his travels and experiences and the research required to write his stories to include real historical events and actual happenings, you will relive and experiences through his eyes. Elbert and his wife live in a small town in South Georgia. Being retired now, gives him the opportunities to write his books, his experiences and historical Adventures he has had in mind for years. His books include: Cotton Top Remember Me, Red Bull, Cay Sal, Diamonds and Gold, Old Gold, Fire Island, The Italian Incidents, River of Intrigue and Memphis Intrigue 1940.