Poison Gas in This War

Waitt, Alden H.
April 1942
New Republic;4/27/42, Vol. 106 Issue 17, p563
Focuses on the use of the poison gas in the World War II. Discussion on the use of poison gas by the Japanese against China and its willingness to adopt chemical warfare during the war; Explanation for the non-use of combat chemicals in Europe; Effects of using mustard gas in combination with high explosives; Reasons for not using mustard gas by German against the Soviet Union; Agreement between several nations forbidding using gas weapons after signing the gas treaty.


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