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Published by Information and Education Section, MTOUSA in [S.l.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Italy.

Subjects:

  • United States. Army. Infantry Division, 88th -- History.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Headquarters, 88th Infantry Division.
ContributionsUnited States. Army. Infantry Division, 88th.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD769.31 88th W57 1945
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p. :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3450882M
LC Control Number2005351718
OCLC/WorldCa4420308

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