My Time in Hell: Memoir of an American Soldier Imprisoned by the Japanese in World War II

My Time in Hell: Memoir of an American Soldier Imprisoned by the Japanese in World War II

by Andrew D. Carson
     
 

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Within seven weeks of his enlistment in 1941, Private Carson was shipped to the Philippines -no boot camp, no training, no drill. Captured by the Japanese less than a year later, he endured the Cabanatuan prison camps, nearly died, and then was put aboard a Japanese hellship bound for Japan.

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Within seven weeks of his enlistment in 1941, Private Carson was shipped to the Philippines -no boot camp, no training, no drill. Captured by the Japanese less than a year later, he endured the Cabanatuan prison camps, nearly died, and then was put aboard a Japanese hellship bound for Japan.

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Military Review
a valuable addition to the growing body of literature on the POW experience

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780786473755
Publisher:
McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date:
02/22/2013
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
264
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author

Malnutrition in prison camps caused the late Andrew D. Carson to become clinically blind. He lived in Oakland, California.

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