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Biography of a battalion

James A. Huston

Biography of a battalion

being the life and times of an infantry battalion in Europe in World War II.

by James A. Huston

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Published by Courier Press in Gering, Nebr .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Western Front.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Infantry, 134th.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 303-306.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD769.31 134th .H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 306 p.
      Number of Pages306
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6096896M
      LC Control Number51016276
      OCLC/WorldCa4284159

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