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United States Armed Forces order of battle, 7 December 1941

Leo W. G. Niehorster

United States Armed Forces order of battle, 7 December 1941

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Published by Military Press in Crownhill, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, U.K .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army -- Organization.,
  • United States. -- Navy -- Organization.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Organization,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- History -- World War, 1939-1945.,
  • United States -- History, Military -- 20th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesUnited States Armed Forces World War II order of battle, 7 December 1941
    StatementLeo W. G. Niehorster.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769 .N54 2005
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. <1-3> ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18006095M
    ISBN 100854209719, 085420976X, 0854206930, 0854206949, 0854207848, 0854207899
    LC Control Number2007407290


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