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1 BRIDGING OPERATIONS. ITALY. Constructed by Company B, 16th Arm'd
1944 (WWII) BRIDGING OPERATIONS. ITALY. Constructed by Company B, 16th Arm'd Engr. Bn. September 9, 1943- December 6, 1943. No place: 661 Engr. Co. TOP, 1944. 10 leaves, 10" X 8", selfwrappers, illus., soiled, folded, good. Not in Controvich. 13 bridges constructed by this unit in Italy during WWII are pictured and described. Keegan in "The Second World War" (p367) says "The engineers were the consistent heroes of the campaign in Italy in 1943-44; It was they who rebuilt under fire the blown bridges the Allied Armies encountered at five or ten mile intervals in the course of their advance up the peninsula,..." 
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2 COCKATOO
1945 (WWII) COCKATOO. The Philippines: 6th Infantry Division, 1945. Vol. 2, No. 102, April 25, 1945, 2p.; Vol. 2, No. 160, June 22, 1945, 4p.; Vol. 2, No. 173, July 5, 1945, 2p.; Vol. 2, No. 226, Aug. 27, 1945, 2p. 13" x 8", self wrappers, lightly soiled and worn, folds, good. Mimeographed. Newsletter of the 6th Infantry Division in the Philippines during WWII, with: "Quartermaster Memorandum No. 1", 6th Infantry Division, Oct. 29, 1945, pq. 
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3 YOUNG AMERICAN PATRIOTS: The Youth of Ohio in World War II
1947 YOUNG AMERICAN PATRIOTS: The Youth of Ohio in World War II. Richmond, VA: National Pub. Co., 1947. 1175p., 10 1/2" X 7 1/2", cloth, illus., covers lightly worn, name on fly-leaf and p. (5), good. Gives biographies and portraits of those Ohioans serving in WWII, arranged by county. Contains "Ohio's Record in World War II" by Jame H. Rodabaugh, and a Chronology of the War. 
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4 ARMY AIR FORCES, 70TH AAFFTD
Baylis, Charles D. (Editor) 1942 Baylis, Charles D. (Editor). ARMY AIR FORCES, 70th AAFFTD. (Baton Rouge, LA: Army and Navy Publishing Co., 1942). 65p, 12" X 9", decorated cloth, illus., top of spine worn, g-vg. 3rd ed. Cover-title. Brief history of the Army Air Force, Pilot Training procedures, profile of the 70th AAFFTD with photos of cadets in Class 43 G and H. 
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5 AT CLOSE QUARTERS: PT Boats in the United States Navy. With a Forward
Bulkley, Robert J., Jr. 1962 Bulkley Jr., Robert J. AT CLOSE QUARTERS: PT Boats in the United States Navy. With a Forward by President John F. Kennedy. Washington, D.C.: Naval History Division, 1962. 574p, cloth, illus, (Incl. maps), very good. 1st edition. 3p errata laid in. A detailed history of the PT (Patrol Torpedo) Boat in all theaters during WWII. 
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6 FIRST THREE YEARS, A Pictorial History of the 173 D Airborne Brigade
Channon, James B. (comp.) Channon, James B. (comp.). THE FIRST THREE YEARS, A Pictorial History of the 173 D Airborne Brigade. No place: Brigade Information Office, no date (1965?). 56 leaves, 9" x 12" oblong, cloth, illustrated (including maps), cover lightly worn and faded, o/w vg. Inscribed by compiler. An account of the Brigade's action in Vietnam. 
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7 SOMETIMES WE FLEW TOO (A Fighter Pilot's Last Chapter)
Druen, Dan 1998 1890306177 / 9781890306175 Druen, Dan. SOMETIMES WE FLEW TOO (A Fighter Pilot's Last Chapter). (Lynchburg, VA: Warwick House Publishing, 1998). 201p., cloth, dust jacket, illus. (incl. maps), fine. 1st ed. Inscribed by the author. Lt. General Druen's experiences with the U.S. Air Force in Korea. 
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8 MILITARY GOVERNMENTS IN CALIFORNIA 1846-1850, WITH A CHAPTER ON THEIR
Grivas, Theodore 1963 (CALIFORNIA) Grivas, Theodore. MILITARY GOVERNMENTS IN CALIFORNIA 1846-1850, With a Chapter on Their Prior Use in Louisiana, Florida, and New Mexico. Glendale, CA: Arthur H. Clark Co., 1963. 247p, cloth, illustrated, covers lightly soiled, unopened, vg. 1st Edition. A history of military rule in California between July 7, 1846 and Dec. 20, 1849. A volume in Clark's Frontier series. 
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9 NINETEENTH ILLINOIS. A Memoir of a Regiment Volunteer Infantry
Haynie, J. Henry, ed 1912 Haynie, J. Henry, ed. NINETEENTH ILLINOIS. A Memoir of a Regiment Volunteer Infantry Famous in the Civil War of Fifty Years Ago for Its Drill, Bravery, and Distinguished Service. (Chicago: Nineteenth Illinois Infantry Veteran Club, 1912). 396p, cloth, illus, covers lightly worn, notes and underlining on front endpapers and in text. Good. 1st ed. Nevins, et at., "Civil War Books", Vol. 1 p. 102. History of the 19th Illinois Regiment in the Civil War by James Henry Haynie (1841-1912), a member of Company D of the unit. 
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10 SERVICES FOR THE USE OF THE GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC
Lovering, Jos. F. 1881 (CIVIL WAR) Lovering, Jos. F. SERVICES FOR THE USE OF THE GRAND ARMY OF THE REPUBLIC. Boston: Headquarters Grand Army of the Republic, 1881. 59p, cloth, covers worn & spotted, text soiled, name on endpaper, good. Instructions and wording for the following occasions: I. Decoration Day; II. Dedication of Any Soldiers and Sailors' Memorial; III. Burial of the Dead; IV. Memorial; V. Installation of Officers. 
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11 ARMY LIFE OF JOHN MORGAN OF FREDERICKSBURG, WAYNE COUNTY, OHIO
Morgan, John 2001 (CIVIL WAR) ARMY LIFE OF JOHN MORGAN OF FREDERICKSBURG, WAYNE COUNTY, OHIO, AS TOLD BY HIMSELF. Akron, Ohio: The Bookseller, Inc., 2001. 16p, frontis, printed wraps, new. Reproduction of an unrecorded Civil War narrative by a member of the 13th Ohio Volunteer Infantry. Morgan enlisted in 1861, fought with the 13th OVI until captured at New Hope Church, GA, in May, 1864. He was a captive in Andersonville and finally exchanged in March, 1865. Added is a preface by Mike Bricker, a collector of Ohio Civil War writings, giving biographical details of Morgan and an evaluation of the importance of this work (little is written on the history of this unit.) 1 of 500 copies, 300 of which were issued as an annual publication of the Northern Ohio Bibliophilic Society (NOBS). 
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12 LIST OF BLACK SERVICEMEN COMPILED FROM THE WAR DEPARTMENT COLLECTION
Newman, Debra L. (Comp.) 1974 (AFRICAN AMERICAN) Newman, Debra L. (Comp.). LIST OF BLACK SERVICEMEN COMPILED FROM THE WAR DEPARTMENT COLLECTION OF REVOLUTIONARY WAR RECORDS. Washington: National Archives and Record Service, 1974. 29p, pictorial paper wrappers, fine. "Special List No. 36." Compiled from 3 record sources in the War Department's Collection. 
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13 BRITISH ORDERS AND DECORATIONS, Numismatic Notes and Mongraphs, No.106
Risk, James Charles 1945 Risk, James Charles. BRITISH ORDERS AND DECORATIONS, Numismatic Notes and Monographs Series, No. 106. NY: American Numismatic Society, 1945. 124p, paper wraps, illus. (incl. 76 plates), covers soiled, name on endpaper, vg. 
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THE FIRST BATTALION, Schauble, Peter Lambert
14 THE FIRST BATTALION
Schauble, Peter Lambert 1921 (WWI) Schauble, Peter Lambert. THE FIRST BATTALION, The Story of the 406th Telegraph Battalion, Signal Corps, U.S. Army. Philadelphia, 1921. 294p, 10 1/2" x 7 1/2", pictorial cloth, illustrated, maps, corner bumped,a few spots on cover, spine slightly faded, o/w g-vg. Appendix. The battalion was recruited from telephone employees and saw service throughout American participation. The appendix contains a roster of telephone and telegraph companies of several states who served in the Army and Navy during WWI. 
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15 STALINGRAD TO BERLIN: The German Defeat in the East
Ziemke, Earl F. 1971 Ziemke, Earl F. STALINGRAD TO BERLIN: The German Defeat in the East. Washington: Office of the Chief of Military History, (1971). 549p, cloth, illustrated, vg. 
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