By Dammit, We're Marines!: Veterans' stories of Heroism, Horror, and Humor in World War II on the Pacific Front by Gail Chatfield, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
By Dammit, We're Marines!: Veterans' stories of Heroism, Horror, and Humor in World War II on the Pacific Front

By Dammit, We're Marines!: Veterans' stories of Heroism, Horror, and Humor in World War II on the Pacific Front

by Gail Chatfield
     
 
Culled from interviews with 52 'greatest generation' veterans, the award-winning book By Dammit, We're Marines! offers eye-witness accounts of combat on the Pacific Front during World War II. Officers and enlisted personnel, frontline combat and support troops, corpsmen and chaplains, sailors, soldiers and aviators provide detailed accounts of some of the most

Overview

Culled from interviews with 52 'greatest generation' veterans, the award-winning book By Dammit, We're Marines! offers eye-witness accounts of combat on the Pacific Front during World War II. Officers and enlisted personnel, frontline combat and support troops, corpsmen and chaplains, sailors, soldiers and aviators provide detailed accounts of some of the most horrific fighting in that theater. Facing an embedded, well-equipped enemy, flesh shredding coral reefs, malarial and dengue fever-ridden jungles, mosquito and crocodile-infested swamps and a noxious moonscape sulfur island, these invincible young Americans defeated the powerful Japanese war machine.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780977903948
Publisher:
Methvin Publishing
Publication date:
06/09/2009
Pages:
337
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

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