Contents: the eve of war; Roebling Alligator Amphibian Tractor; Springfield 03 Rifle; Pacific Theater; Grumman F4F Wildcat; the stage is set; helmets of World War II; bubble gum cards of 1941; Marine Corps strength and dispositions, 30 November 1941; sources. Maps and photos.Marine Corps Historical Collection The 16th Commandant of the Marine Corps, MajGen John H. Russell, was a graduate of the ... The slowly building brigades and their attendant squadrons of Marine aircraft, the only American troops with combat and expeditionary ... to concentrate their efforts on developing a detailed manual which would provide the guidance for the conduct of amphibious operations.
|Author||:||Henry I. Shaw|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1991|