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U. S. Special Forces, 1945 to Present (Uniforms Illustrated.)

Leroy Thompson

U. S. Special Forces, 1945 to Present (Uniforms Illustrated.)

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Published by Arms & Armour Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military Science,
  • Military life & institutions,
  • USA,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11608703M
    ISBN 100853686254
    ISBN 109780853686255

    This publication describes the U.S. occupation forces in Germany, their organisation and vehicles, from to focussing not only on wartime material that soldiered on into the post-war era but also on then highly modern new weapon systems often fielded with U.S. units in Germany for the very first time. The chronology is primarily one of tactical events of World War II from the time the United States was drawn into the conRict on 7 December until the surrender of Japan in , with emphasis on ground action by United States forces.


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