TITLE

Edwin H. Simmons Jr.: Keeper of the Keys

AUTHOR(S)
Alexander, Joseph H.
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2007, Vol. 133 Issue 6, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Conference Proceeding
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
The article presents an obituary for Edwin H. Simmons Jr., retired Director Emeritus of Marine Corps History.
ACCESSION #
25456900

 

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