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Paratrooper!

Gerard M. Devlin

Paratrooper!

the saga of U.S. Army and Marine parachute and glider combat troops during World War II

by Gerard M. Devlin

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army -- Airborne troops -- History.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGerard M. Devlin ; foreword by William P. Yarborough.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD759.63 .D48 1979
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvii, 717 p. :
      Number of Pages717
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4554048M
      ISBN 100312696545
      LC Control Number77023674

      Today it is known as A Paratrooper's Faith She loved to receive letters of testimony about people being encouraged by George's little book up until she died at 94 years of age. After the award ceremony for mama at the Pentagon, our family was invited to Fort Bragg where Mama was the honored guest at a parade and a street was named in honor.


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