SGT. Reckless

Sgt Reckless

Official Site

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This site is dedicated to a remarkable hero - a small Mongolian mare named Reckless - who became a National hero in 1954 when an article ran in the Saturday Evening Post about her heroics during several battles in the Korean War.  LIFE Magazine ran a Special Collector’s Edition in 1997 entitled “Celebrating our Heroes,” and there’s Reckless  listed alongside the likes of George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King and Mother Teresa ... just to name a few!
         Her incredible story is inside - you are in for real treat! 

Paperback Book is Coming!
I am so excited to announce that the paperback version of my book will hit bookstores on August 10, 2015!  I’m so very excited to share all that I’ve learned about this remarkable horse with all of you! I know you will come to love her as much as I have - though I don’t believe that’s possible!  This horse has been a Godsend to me and she has forever changed and enriched my life in ways I only dreamt were possible.  I have spoken to Marines all across the country who have shared their wonderful experiences and photos with me - either when she was in Korea, or when she was brought to the United States and was billeted at the stables at Camp Pendleton.  If you have a story you’d like to share - you owe it to yourself and Reckless to do it! I will be posting all new stories that didn’t make my book on the website here for the world to enjoy! So please be sure to contact me! -- Semper Fi! Robin Hutton

I have written a movie script on this incredible story and am looking for a home for it. 

You can email me at! 

She wasn’t a horse --
             She was a Marine!!
Korean War

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TSgt. Joe Latham with Reckless on the battlefield in Korea

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The 1st Complete Biography of 
Sgt Reckless!

For a Schedule of book signings for Robin Hutton’s book on Sgt Reckless, click here

2014 Equine Book of the Year