Guadalcanal, Tarawa and Beyond

Guadalcanal, Tarawa and Beyond

A Mud Marine's Memoir of the Pacifc Island War

Book - 2010
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"Chronicling the growth of a recruit from boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, to a seasoned troop leader, this memoir also relates the experiences of the 200 soldiers in A Company, First Battalion, Second Marines, as they engaged in island warfare in the South Pacific at Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan and Tinian"--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2010.
ISBN: 9780786446711
0786446714
Branch Call Number: 940.5459 Rog
Characteristics: v, 208 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

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Aug 02, 2015

This is a great book that describes one mans journey from 1940 to 1946 in the USMC. This is a great story and a history lesson of this time period. Incredible hardships.

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