Iron Knights: The United States 66th Armored Regiment

Iron Knights: The United States 66th Armored Regiment

by Gordon A. Blaker
     
 

Iron Knights tells the history of the 66th Armored Regiment from its creation in World War I through its triumphant entry into Berlin in July 1945. As America's senior and most distinguished armored regiment, the history of the 66th is a microcosm of the history of American armored forces. This story weaves together the official records and the stories of its veterans…  See more details below

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Iron Knights tells the history of the 66th Armored Regiment from its creation in World War I through its triumphant entry into Berlin in July 1945. As America's senior and most distinguished armored regiment, the history of the 66th is a microcosm of the history of American armored forces. This story weaves together the official records and the stories of its veterans.

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A retired armor officer, military historian, and director of curatorial services at the Augusta Richmond County Museum (GA) relates the story of America's senior and most distinguished armored regiment, from its creation in World War I to its triumphant entry in Berlin in July 1945. Includes maps of the regiment's Louisiana and Carolina maneuvers in 1941, and photos of its men and equipment in Sicily, Normandy, and Germany. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9781572491229
Publisher:
White Mane Publishing Company, Incorporated
Publication date:
01/01/1999
Pages:
411
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.59(d)

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