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My father"s war

Carolyn Ross Johnston

My father"s war

fighting with the Buffalo soldiers in World War II

by Carolyn Ross Johnston

  • 258 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Campaigns,
  • United States,
  • African American Participation,
  • United States. Army. Infantry Division, 92nd,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • United States. Army,
  • Regimental histories,
  • Officers,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCarolyn Ross Johnston
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769.31 92nd J65 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25214873M
    ISBN 109780817317683, 9780817386207
    LC Control Number2012005532

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