TITLE

The Truth About Peleiu

AUTHOR(S)
Hoffman, Jon T.
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Nov2002, Vol. 128 Issue 11, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the battle of the U.S. Marines in Peleiu Island. Number of survivors in the battle; Rate of casualties; Weapons used in the battle.
ACCESSION #
7687094

 

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