TITLE

Snapshots of World War II

PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;11/9/2007, Vol. 86 Issue 9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics related to World War II, including the number of U.S. men who participated in the conflict, the number of U.S. women who served in uniform, and the number of U.S. soldiers who lost their lives.
ACCESSION #
27376751

 

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