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WAR OF 1812


IN MEMORY OF SOLDIERS OF THE WAR OF 1812 FROM FRANKLIN COUNTY


REPORT OF THE ADJUTANT GENERAL OF THE STATE OF KENTUCKY. SOLDIERS OF THE WAR OF 1812


MUSTER ROLLS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA VOLUNTEERS IN THE WAR OF 1812-1814


PENNSYLVANIA & THE WAR OF 1812 By Victor Sapiro



CIVIL WAR - THE WAR BETWEEN THE STATES



THE RIFLED MUSKET by Claud E Fuller

NEW HAMPSHIRE IN THE GREAT REBELLION by Major Otis F. R. Waite.


HISTORY OF THE SECOND CONNECTICUT VOLUNTEER GROUP ARTILLERY, ORIGINALLY THE NINETEENTH CONNECTICUT VOLS. by Theodore F. Vaill

  • Good no Dust Jacket Brown cloth, gold lettering, embossed eagle on front and back cover.

  • Publisher: Winsted, Conn. Winsted Printing Company, 1867
  • Illustrations: Nine woodcut portraits and decorations.
  • Chip out of backstrip, wear to lower and upper edges, worn through to cardboard boards in places. Some foxing discoloration on first few pages. This is the original book, not a modern print on demand.
  • 366 pages w/roster of troops
  • 7 7/8 x 5 1/4 inches.
  • "Immediately after the disastrous close of McClellan's Peninsular Campaign in 1862, President Lincoln called for three hundred thousand volunteers......the people of Connecticut to raise, at once, six or seven new regiments; and shortly afterward, the Adjutant General..recommended that meetings be held and suitable persons selected for recruiting officers."
  • "in the eyes of civilians, Colonel Kellogg was nothing but a horrid, strutting, shaggy monster. But request any one of the survivors of the Nineteenth Infantry or the Second Artillery to name the most perfect soldier he ever saw, and this will surely be the man."
  • Item No: UN 32 Price: $350.00




A HISTORY OF THE EIGHTH REGIMENT OF NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS, INCLUDING ITS SERVICE AS INFANTRY, SECOND N.H. CAVALRY, AND VETERAN BATTALION IN THE CIVIL WAR OF 1861-1865 by John M. Stanyan

  • Good no Dust Jacket Blue cloth, gold lettering
  • Publisher: Concord, N.H.: Ira C. Evans, Printer, 13 and 15 Capitol Street. 1892
  • Illustrations:23 black & white engravings and photographic portraits of officers and men.
  • Title page, and inner hinge have been repaired. Scuffing to upper & lower edges, spine shows wear top and bottom. Detached roster is missing. Previous owner's blindstamp on dedication page.
  • 583 pages w/index
  • 9 3/16 x 6 1/4 inches.
  • "Thank God for Abraham Lincoln, who had the true courage, when the cruising of the Alabama was being discussed before the cabinet, to write finally the simple sentence,.."Tell Lord Palmersont that another Alabama means war!"
  • Contains excerpts from many of the men's diarys, written at the time, as well as names and dates of battles and principal actions.
  • Item No: UN 33 Price: $245.00


HISTORY OF THE SIXTEENTH REGIMENT, NEW HAMPSHIRE VOLUNTEERS by Adj. Luther T. Townsend

  • Very Good No Dust Jacket, Brown cloth, (flash made it look red) Gold lettering on spine.
  • Publisher: Henry L. Johnson and Luther T. Townsend. Norman T. Elliott, Printer and Publisher, Washington, D. C., 1897
  • Illustrations: 43 maps, prints and sketches in black & white.
  • Upper & lower edges shelfworn, front corners cloth worn from boards, some spots and marks on covers, interior sound clean and tight.
  • 574 pages,
  • 9 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches.
  • "Alligators, too, at night while hunting and killing their prey kept up an almost continuous splashing, which was doleful enough in those desolate regions, and more than once those treacherous and ravenous creatures compelled our pickets, who at night were not allowed to fire upon them, to move in near to our barracks for safety."
  • Contains roster of dead and living Comrades, and personal sketches.
  • Item No: UN 39 Price: $295.00


FROM BULL RUN TO CHANCELLORSVILLE THE STORY OF THE SIXTEENTH NEW YORK INFANTRY TOGETHER WITH PESONAL REMINISCENCES by N. M. Curtis, LL.D.

  • Very Good no Dust Jacket. dark blue decorated cloth with gold lettering and red cross on front cover, gold on backstrip.
  • Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons, New York & London, The Knickerbocker Press 1906.
  • Illustrations: 4 Black and White engraved portraits of officers.
  • Lower front and back corners bumped, Shelf wear to upper and lower extremities. Previous owners name in pencil inside front cover. Some damp stains to last pages' edges
  • 384 pages w/index
  • 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches.
  • "Mention is made of the 18th, 34th, 60th, 92nd, 96th, and 98th Infantry regiments , of Captain Riley Johnson's Company K, Sixth NY Cav, and of Captain Thomas W. Osborn's Battery D, First NY light artillery; together with some account of the battles oof Bull Run, West Point, Fair Oaks, Gaines' Mill, Savage's Station, Glendale, Crampton's Pass, Antietam, Fredericksurg, Chancellorsville, and Salem Heights...."
  • "The first war meeting was held in the streets of Ogdensburg,....announcing the capitulation of Fort Sumter. Mr. Henry R. James, editor of the Ogdensburg Journal. took the dispatch to the corner of Ford and Isabella Streets, mounted a dry-goods box, and read it to the people on the street."
  • Item No: UN 35 Price: $155.00


THE 115TH NEW YORK IN THE CIVIL WAR By Mark Silo

  • NEW, No Dust Jacket Pictorial paper covered boards, photograph of Lieutenant Nicholas DeGraff and Sergeant Elbert Slingerland
  • Publisher: McFarland & Company, Inc., Jefferson, NC & London copyright 2007
  • Illustrations: Many photographs of photos and souvenirs loaned by various collectors, and private and public collections. New
  • 306 pages w/index, bibliography, roster, and many notes on the regiment in the war
  • 7 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches
  • A regimental history
  • A new look at the trials of the Iron Hearted Regiment as viewed through various source material
  • Item No: UN21 Price: $65.00


RUGGLES' REGIMENT: THE 122nd NEW YORK VOLUNTEERS IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR by David B. Swinfen

  • Fine in VG Dust Jacket, Brown cloth, gold lettering.
  • Publisher: University Press of New England, Hanover and London, 1982, copyright 1982 by Trustees of Dartmouth College.
  • Illustrations: 22 black & white reproductions of early drawings of the various battles, and the Syracuse NY homes of the Ruggles' done by Ruggles.
  • New in Mylar wrapper
  • 159 pages w/index and regimental list of soldiers.
  • 9 6/16 x 7 1/4 inches.
  • "In the late summer of 1862 a young carpenter from Syracuse, NY aswered President Lincoln's call for extra men to defeat the South, added a couple of years to his age, and enlisted as a private soldier in the Union Army."
  • "The first full-length history of the 122nd, the book tells the story of a distinguished fighting regiment in a manner that deepens our understanding of the soldiers in the Army of the Potomac and the war they fought."
  • Item No: UN 24 Price: $40.00


THE CIVIL WAR IN THE NORTHWEST by Robert Huhn Jones

  • Very Good in Good Dust Jacket, Blue cloth with gold lettering.
  • Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press: Norman, 2nd printing September 1961
  • Illustrations: 8 black & white copies of photographs and prints, 6 line drawings of maps.
  • Some white spots on front cover, price clipped dust jacket has shelf wear, chips and tears, some foxing to back panel, mylar wrapper.
  • 216 pages, with index
  • 8 vo. 8 1/8 x 6 3/8 inches.
  • "Nebraska, Wisconsin, Iowa, Minnesota, and the Dakotas: The military Department of the Northwest....was charged with quelling the Indian uprising and protecting settlers and emigrants. Pope, a humiliated, but disciplined soldier, acted as expediently as he could to remove the menace of the Sioux."
  • "...a comprehensive view of the Sioux outbreak, massacre, and war of 1862; the day-to-day workings of a military department on the frontier...."
  • Item No: UN 25 Price: $sorry, sold



WORLD WAR I


THE WAR 1914 FOR BOYS & GIRLS by Elizabeth O'Neill

  • Very Good in decorated paper covered boards with full color picture by Septimus Scott.
  • Publisher: Frederick A. Stokes Co. NY, T. C. & E. C. Jack, London circa 1914
  • Illustrations: Four coloured plates, 15 Black & White, drawings, maps and photographs.
  • Stain along spine, and upper & lower left corners of cover, covers bumped, foxing on half title. 4 1/8 x 2 1/8 greeting card pasted inside front cover: " To Arnold Schafer, Westfield, N.J. From Aunt Lulu, Christmas 1914. Contents sound and tight.
  • 88 pages.
  • 6 3/8 X 9 3/8 inches.
  • "They did not, perhaps know that the war which began in 1914 was the greatest war which had been since the world began.."
  • Drawing of "The Gigantic German Siege Guns Firing Against Forts From Behaind a Hill Which Cannot Be seen From Their Position" drawn by H. W. Koekkoek, "One of the biggest battleships in the world, H. M. S. Queen Elizabeth" drawn by W. B. Freer."
  • Item No: UN 26 Price: $25.00


THE 37TH DIVISION IN THE WORLD WAR 1917 1918 by R. D. Cole & W. C. Howells 2 VOLUMES

  • About Good in bright blue cloth bindings.
  • Published by The Thirth-seventh Division Veterans Association, Columbus, Ohio 1926.
  • Illustrated with many photographs of people and places.
  • Both volumes have broken hinges, spotting on covers and missing endpapers. Sold With All Faults.
  • Vol I 404 pages, Vol II 725 pages w/Honor Roll list of members who died in service abroad.
  • "By September......we were ready to adopt the program of machine gun construction that would keep pace with our needs, no matter what numbers of troops we might equip for battle. As a foundation for the machine-gun program in September 1917, we place the following ordrs: 1500 water-cooled Browning machine guns with the Remington arms-Union Metallic Cartridge Co., of Bridgeport, Conn.; 5000 Browning aircraft machine guns with the Marlin-Rockwell Corporation, of New Haven, Conn.; and 20000 Browning automatic rifles with the Marling Rockwell Corporation."
  • "Sixteen carrier pigeons were assigned to each infantry retiment to be distributed as directed by regimental commanders and to "remain in the possession of the regiments until the final objective has been reached, unless they have been used after all other means of communication have failed."
  • Item No: UN14 Price: $115.00


COMPANY F THREE HUNDRED AND FIRST ENGINEERS BY "BUCK"

  • Very Good, soft leather wraps, gold embossed lettering.
  • The Book Committee, printed by J. P. Bachem, Cologne, Germany.
  • This little book is loaded with photographs of persons, & places, as well as cartoons by H. D. Marsh, Gardenston et al.
  • One & 1/2" of upper spine is loose, edges are worn, and book is slightly warped.
  • 148 pages, 6" X 8"
  • No place, 1919, #513-301.1919
  • "This book, written while in Germany as Members of the American Army of Occupation, is intended as a memento of the days and nights spent together, whether in barracks, trench, dugout or wine shop."
  • Four parts: Preparation; The work, list of participants; Scenes of Here & There; The Army as viewed by the cartoonists.
  • Item No: UN2 Price: $65.00

VERMONT IN THE WORLD WAR 1917-1919 By John T. Cushing, Arthur F. Stone, Editors, Capt. Harold F. Sheldon, Military Historical

  • Very Good, Green Cloth Binding, Gold lettered backstrip
  • Published by Act of the Legislature, 1919 Session, 1928.
  • 6 Illustrations, portraits of Gov. Horace F. Graham, Col. Fred B. Thomas, Corp. Leonard A. Lord, Sgt. William R. Knapp, Admiral Henry T. Mayo, and Capt. Philip V. Sherman.
  • App 3" circumference stain to back cover, light wear to extremities.
  • 759 pages.
  • "Chapters include 101st Ammunition Train, 102nd Machine Gun Battalion, The Fourth Division In France, North See Mine Barrage, The Marines Enter The War, Subchasers and Submarrines.
  • Appendix: Decorations, Vermont Casualties, Killed and Wounded, Numerical Record of Vermont Soldiers and Sailors by Organizations and Battle Participation.
  • Item No: UN 8 Price: $85.00

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WORLD WAR II


COMMAND DECISIONS edited by Kent Roberts Greenfield

  • Very Good no dust jacket, red simulated leather with gold seal on front board, and gold lettering on spine
  • Publisher: Office of the Chief of Military Hostory, United States Army, Washington, D. C. 1960, reprinted 1971
  • Illustrations:Full Color folding map of US ARMY IN WORLD WAR II Rand McNally in pocket in back as well as 9 fold out maps stapled to inside back cover, and other maps throught text.
  • Clean, sound and tight, almost new.
  • 565 pages w/index
  • 6 1/2 x 9 13/16 inches.
  • Contents include: Germany First: The Basic Concept of Allied Strategy IN World War II by Louis Morton, The German Decision to invade Norway and Denmark, by Earl F. Ziemke, Decision to Land United States Forces in Iceland 1941 by Byron Fairchild.
  • Japan's Decision for War by Louis Morton, The Decision to Halt at the Elbe by Forrest C. Pogue, The Decision to Use the Atomic Bomb by Louis Morton." etc. etc.
  • Item No: USA1 Price: $15.00


ARMY LINEAGE SERIES, INFANTRY, PART I: REGULAR ARMY by John K. Mahon and Romana Danysh

  • Very Good no dust jacket, steel blue cloth binding with gold seal on front board, and gold lettering on spine.
  • Publisher: Center of Military History, United States Army, (1974), first printed 1972.
  • Illustrations: Black and white photos from the files of the Department of Defense and the National Archives and Records Service plus 24 color pages of heraldic items of the various infantries.
  • Book is in unused condition except lower front coners are bumped, little wear, sound and tight.
  • 936 pages w/index
  • 7 1/4 x 10 inches.
  • "Covers The organization of the infantry from the Era of Revolution up to The War in Vietnam."
  • "Illustrations include Von Steuben training American Soldiers at Valley Forge to Gatling guns at San Juan Hill, and 2nd Lt. Val A. Browning instructing men is use of Browning machine gun, N29 Davy Crockett, Special Forces team firing 81 mm Mortar in Vietnam.
  • Item No: USA3 Price: $32.00


UNITED STATES ARMY IN WORLD WAR II, THE WESTERN HEMISPHERE, THE FRAMEWORK OF HEMISPHERE DEFENSE, by Stetson Conn and Byron Fairchild

  • Very Good no dust jacket green cloth binding with gold seal on front board, and red label, with gold lettering on spine.
  • Publisher: Office of the chief of Military History, united States Army, Washington, D. D. 1960, reprinted 1970
  • Illustrations: One full color, large folding National Geographic Map "The Framework of Hemisphere Defense" inside back cover.
  • There is a little light foxing on back endpapers, and a few soil marks on front, otherwise sound, clean and tight.
  • 471 pages w/index
  • 7 1/4 x 10 inches.
  • Some chapters: "The Crisis of 1940, The Axis Threat, The Atlantic Crisis of 1941, From Nonbelligerency to war, The Supply of Arms to Latin America, The establishment of United States Army Forces in Brazil
  • The United States and Mexico: Solidarity and Security, The United States and Canada: Copartners in Defense, The United States and Canada: Elements of Wartime Collaboration."
  • Item No: USA4 Price: $25.00


UNITED STATES ARMY IN WORLD WAR II, THE TECHNICAL SERVICES, THE MEDICAL DEPARTMENT: HOSPITALIZATIONAND EVACUATION, ZONE OF INTERIOR by Clarence McKittrick Smith

  • Very Good no dust jacket green cloth binding with gold seal on front board, and red label, with gold lettering on spine.
  • Publisher: Office of the Chief of Military History, Dpartment of the Army, Washington, D. C. 1956, reprinted 1978.
  • Illustrations: Black and white photos from the files of the Department of Defense, and a couple from American Car and Foundry Co.
  • Light foxing on page edges, otherwise sound, clean and tight.
  • 503 pages w/index
  • 7 1/4 x 10 inches.
  • Some chapters: Hospitalization during the Emergency Period, 8 September, 1939-7 December 1941, Hospitalization in the Early War Years, 7 December 1941- Mid 1943, Major changes in Hospital Administration, Later war years, Changes in policies and procedures, Evacuation to and in the Zone of Interior."
  • "Evacuation Units fo Theaters of Operations.
  • Item No: USA5 Price: $18.00


THE STORY OF THE NONCOMMISSIONED OFFICER CORPS, THE BACKBONE OF THE ARMY by Arnold G. Fisch, Jr. and Robert K. Wright, Jr. General editors

  • Very Good no dust jacket, green cloth binding, gold seal on front board, gold lettering on spine.
  • Publisher: Center of Military History, United States Army, Washington, D. C. 1989, First edition, First printing.
  • Illustrations: Black and white, sepia, and full color illustrations from the department of the Army, the National Archives, "Cavalryman's Breakfast by Frederick Remington, Amon Carter Museum."The Battle of the North Point" by Don Troiani, 1983,and numerous other contributors.
  • Cover has light soil, otherwise sound, clean, and tight.
  • 236 pages w/index
  • 8 13/16 x 11 5/16 inches.
  • An errata slip explains an error in the coloring of the stripes in NCO insignia depictions.
  • Chapters include "The evolution and development of the NCO Corps since 1775, Portraits of NCO's in Action, Selected Documents, Appendixes"
  • Item No:USA7 Price: $20.00


UNITED STATES ARMY IN WORLD WAR II, THE WAR IN THE PACIFIC, CARTWHEEL: THE REDUCTION OF RABAUL, by John Miller, Jr.

  • Very Good no dust jacket, green cloth binding with gold seal on front board, ans red label. with gold lettering on spine.
  • Publisher:Center of Military History, United States Army Washington, d C. 1984, first printed 1959
  • Illustrations: Black adn white photos from the department of Defense, 4 color pull out maps and other maps within the text.
  • Almost new condition, clean sound and tight.
  • 418 pages w/index
  • 7 1/4 x 10 inches.
  • Some chapters." The Strategic Background, Selectig Objectives, Elkton III: The Plan for Cartwheel, The Japanese, Toenails: The Landings in New Georgia, The Offensive Stalls,
  • Griswold takes over, The Markham Valley and the Huron Peninsula, the Invasion of Bougainville, Exploiting the Beachead, Crossing the Straits, Expanding into the Bismarck Archipelago etc."
  • Item No: USA8 Price: $25.00


INTEGRATION OF THE ARMED FORCES 1940-1965 by Morris J. MacGregor, Jr.

  • Very Good no dust jacket, orange cloth with gold seal of departmant of defense on front board, black label on spine with gold lettering.
  • Publisher: Center of Military History, United States Army, Washington, D.C. 1981 First edition, First printing.
  • Illustrations: Black and white photos from the files of the Department of Defense and the National Archives and Records Service with a few exceptions, noted in the table of contents.
  • Book shows little wear, bottom back corner lightly bumped, sound, clean and tight.
  • 647 pages w/index
  • 7 x 10 inches.
  • Some of the chapters include "Segregation's consequences" "The Postwar Navy" "Service interests versus presidential intent" "Integration in the air force and the navy" The army integrates" "Integration of the Marine corps" "a new era begins" etc.
  • "Thus ended a most active period in the history of armed forces integration, a period of executive orders, presidential conferences, and national hearings, of administrative infighting broadcast to the public in national headlines."
  • Item No: USA9 Price: $25.00


ARMOR COMMAND By Brig. Gen. Paul McDonald Robinett

  • Very Good in Red Cloth Binding, Black lettering.
  • The research and writing of this book were made possible by a grant from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.
  • Illustrations: Photographs and maps.
  • Page 5 has a wrinkle, o/w clean sound and tight.
  • 252 pages w/index Endpapers are map of Tunisia. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4"
  • "The personal story of a commander of the 13th Armored Regiment, of C C B, 1st Armored Division, and of the Armored School during World War II"
  • "The initial German successes deceived most intelligence officers, including me. No intelligence officer would have believed then that Germany had invaded Russia without having prepared for a winter campaign. Later, Russian successes were equally deceptive." ibid
  • Item No: UN 16 Price: $85.00

TO BIZERTE WITH THE II CORPS

  • Very Good, Colored paper wraps.
  • Historical Division, War Department, Washington, D. C. First Issued 25 November 1943
  • 12 pull out maps, with various photographic illustrations, and line drawings.
  • Some chipping and wrinkling to wraps edges
  • 80 pages, plus maps.6" x 9".
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: None
  • "..is the first of a series called AMERICAN FORCES IN ACTION, prepared at the suggestion of General of the Army George C. Marshall, former Cheif of Staff....designed for military personel only and primarily for wounded soldiers in hospitals to tell them the military story of the campaigns and battles in which they served..."
  • Item No: UN4 Price: $32.00

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WE RIPENED FAST THE UNOFFICIAL HISTORY OF THE 76TH INFANTRY DIVISION by 1st lt. Joseph J. Hutnik, ADC & Tec 4 Leonard Kobrick

  • Fine in Decorated Paper covered Simulated leather boards, Cream cloth backstrip. Germany 1946 First Edition
  • Published by the Board of Directors of the 76th Infantry Division Officiers' Association.
  • Illustrations: Black & White photographs, and twelve colored maps, colored insignia pages.
  • Some light soil & spotting on covers otherwise fine.
  • 249 pages, 9 1/2" X 12 1/2" Includes Honor Roll, Killed in Action, Missing in Action, Awards & Medals.
  • "When the 76th went to war the first time, after activation at Camp Devens, Ayer, Massachusetts, in September of 1917, it was not the streamlined triangular division we know today."..."It was the first National Army division to be drawn from civilian ranks, with most of the personnel coming from the New England area."
  • The division was officially deactivated 31 August 1945 at Hof, Germany.
  • Item No: UN 21 Price: $ 75.00

THE THUNDERBOLT ACROSS EUROPE, A History of the 83rd Infantry Division 1942-1945

  • Very Good, pictorial paper covered boards.
  • Published by 83rd Division I & E Section C. D. Philos Major Inf. First Edition
  • Illustrations: Photographs, and fold out colored maps.
  • Lower front hinge broken, 1" strips gone from backstrip, contents sound and tight.
  • 119 pages with statistics.
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: None.
  • "Contents include Dedication, Message of Commanding General, Training, In the UK, Hell, Hedgerows and Heinies, Battering Brittan's Bastions, Those 20 Thousand, Liberating Luxembourg.
  • Salute to the services, Decorations and awards, Commendations and Citations, Statistics and Attached and supporting units.
  • Item No: UN 11 Price: $52.00


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HELLDIVER SQUADRON by Robert Olds

  • Very Good red cloth binding, no jacket.
  • Publisher: Dodd Mead & Company, NY 1944 first edition
  • Numerous Photographic Illustrations and line drawings.
  • Some spots on cover, backstrip faded, light shelf wear.
  • 225 pages with Roster of Bombing Squadron Seventeen, Killed in Line of Duty, Missing in Action, Officers, Enlisted Men.
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: None
  • "Seamen everywhere divide ships into two classes. There are "taut" ships and "happy" ships.The extreme of iron-fisted discipline covering every second of a ship's life can produce just as miserable an existence as on a ship where it is lacking completely. In the short space of a few months, the two extremes were so well blended aboard the new carrier that she acheved a "taut bur happy" condition which suited everyone."
  • ""Miniature Japanese flags and ships, dozens upon dozens of them, painted on the sides of the Island were glistening in the morning sunlight. Jap flags for more than a hundred enemy planes destroyed. Jap ships for the more than fifty cruisers, destroyers and merchantmen damaged and destroyed."
  • Item No: UN 6 Price: $48.00

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TIMBERWOLF TRACKS 104th INFANTRY DIVISION by Leo A. Hoegh and Howard J. Doyle

  • Very Good in gray pictorial cloth.
  • Publisher: Washington Infantry Journal Press, July 1946 First Edition
  • Illustrations: Photographs and line drawings.
  • Some light stains on cover, corners bumped, 2" bend upper front cover.
  • 444 pages w/appendis, including THE VALIANT DEAD, 8vo.
  • Colored Operations Map of the Timberwolf Division in Europe, Sept. 1944-May 1945 as endpapers.
  • Includes THE INFANTRY by Ernie Pyle
  • Item No: UN 7 Price: $57.00

GO FOR BROKE By Chester Tanaka

  • Near Fine in VG Dust Jacket, Black simulated leather, gold decorated, covered board.
  • Publisher Go For Broke, Inc., Richmond, California, First Printing, April 1982
  • A pictorial history of the Japanese American 100th Infantry Battalion and the 442nd Regimental Combat Team.
  • light foxing, and small chips in dust jacket o/w fine.
  • 172 pages, 9 1/2 x 11 3/4
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number:81-84167
  • "And they became heroes because they dared to take that first step to become "equals" with others in American society." Capt (Chaplain) George Aki 100/442nd Regimental Combat Team
  • "These are some of the best goddam fighters in the U.S. Army. If you have more send the over." General Mark W. Clark
  • Item No: UN 15 Price: $77.00

REGIMENT OF THE CENTURY, THE STORY OF THE 397TH INFANTRY REGIMENT By Samuel Finkelstein, Editor

  • Good,Blue cloth, with gold embossed eagle.

  • Published 1945 by the 397th Infantry Book Council
  • Illustrations in color and black and white and sepia.
  • Cover spotted, back outer hinge cracking, upper spine chipped, extremities worn.
  • 314 pages, First Edition
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: None.
  • Published in Stuttgart, Germany this handsome book portrays a picture of the battlefield, conceived there, and written a short distance from the actual scenes of combat. There are numerous citations and decorations which have been recommended but not yet awarded and therefore many names and incidents have not been chronicled.
  • All photographs are unposed and consequently aesthetic and scenic effects have been sacrificed for realism.
  • Item No: UN 10 Price: $110.00

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OUR LEAVE IN SWITZERLAND

  • Very Good, paper covered boards.
  • Publishing House: Co-operative "Zur Limmat" Zurich, Printed in Switzerland, 2nd edition.
  • Illustrations: Monochrome and 4 color gravure by Conzett & Huber, Zurich.
  • Paper backstripworn and chipped, corners of paper covers chipped.
  • 179 pages.
  • Library of Congress Catalogue Card Number: None
  • "A souvenir of the visit of American soldiers to Switzerland in 1945 46.
  • 200 Beautiful pictures of the Alps, bridges, railways, people, etc.
  • Item No: UN 12 Price: $25.00

FIELD ARTILLERY SCHOOL TROOPS FORT SILL, OKLA 1945

  • Very Good in Red simulated leather, gold lettering & device.
  • Army and Navy Publishing Company of Louisiana,
  • Illustrations: Coat of Arms: Staff, Headquarters Detachment, 526th Rocket Field Artillery Batallion, 623rd Field Artillery Observation Battalion, 628th Rocket Field Artillery Battalion, 664th Field Artillery Battalion, Field Artillery Training Detachment No. 1, 166th Infantry Training Detachment, Field Artillery Motor Pool Detachment F.A.S., Field Artilllery Training Detachment No. 2.
  • Light shelf wear, lower front corner bumped.
  • 164 pages, 9 1/4 x 12 1/4.
  • "In after years, I feel sure that this book will recall many pleasant memories and friendships resulting from your service to your country in this greatest of all wars and will again bring to mind the mutual problems, hardships, achievements and good times which you and yur comrads went through together." Brigadier General G. H. Paine USA Commanding
  • Item No: UN 17 Price: $65.00

36th ARMORED INFANTRY REGIMENT APO 253 "SPEARHEAD DOUGHBOYS" PERSONNEL DIRECTORY by Lt Col William R. Orr

  • Good, Paper wraps
  • Publisher: Printed by M. Ruckert's Buchdruckerei, Gerabronn (Wurt.), Germany 1945 1st Edition
  • Illustrations:None
  • Front wrap has bend in lower corner, soiled, backstrip worn and small pieces missing
  • 182 pages w/corrections
  • 8 1/8 x 5 3/4 Inches...
  • Lists all the names and addresses of the men in the unit.
  • "In combat we make friends that are everlasting, and in order to insure these friendships, we who are performing the last rites of a grand organization, are attempting to form a veterans organization. The purpose of such an organization is to continue the good relations among all the Armored Doughboys who served with us and to continue to present through our newspaper the latest news of those members now living."
  • Item No: UN23 Price: $50.00


KOREAN WAR


47TH VIKING INFANTRY DIVISION 1951 CAMP RUCKER, ALABAMA By Captain Eugene Newhall and Captain Kenneth E. Merrill

  • Near Fine in bright blue embossed, simulated leather binding with tri-color shoulder patch embossed.
  • Published by Albert Love Enterprises Atlanta, GA.
  • Illustrations throughout of the men and activities of this Division.
  • Light shelf wear upper & lower edges.
  • 376 pages, 9 1.4" x 12".
  • "The 47th "Viking" Infantry Division is one of the youngest outfits in the American armed forces, yet it has a proud and victorious lineage stretching back 1,000 years." Ibid
  • On Friday eventing, the 15th of December at 5:45 P.M., the Division Commander, General Hendricson received a telephone call from a representative of the Associated Press. the representative said, "I understand your didvision has been alerted for induction into Federal Service. Do you have a comment?" The General replied, "No, only to say, I must be getting into a rut, this is the fourth time it has happened to me.""Ibid
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