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letters of a combat rifleman

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Dorrance Pub. , Pittsburgh, Pa
Davis, Charles -- Correspondence, United States. Army -- Biography, United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 415th, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Western Front, World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American, Soldiers -- United States -- Correspon

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Western Front., United S

Statementby Charles Davis.
GenreCorrespondence., Personal narratives, American.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD756 .D32 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination249 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3580817M
ISBN 100805950478
LC Control Number2002276869
OCLC/WorldCa47822517

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The Letters and Diaries of a Combat Rifleman letters of a combat rifleman book Charles Davis A copy that has been read, but remains in excellent condition. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name.

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