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Galahad By Michael F. Dilley
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A History of the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional). The 5307th, also known as "Merrill's Maruders", was a pariah among the standard, structured military units of World War II. Created for... More > a specific purpose to accomplish a specific mission, the 5307th succeeded beyond its creators’ wildest dreams. Contents: Introduction by Gary A. Linderer, Executive Editor, Behind the Lines; The Entering Wedge; Roadblock at Walawbum; Under Siege; Myitkyina, MARS and Beyond; Afterword; Bibliography. 2 Organization Charts, 8 Maps, 33 Photographs.< Less
Somewhere We Will Find You By Robert Underbrink
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Merriam Press Military Monograph 115. Second Edition (2012). Search and Rescue Operations in the CBI, 1942-1945. This work offers a clear picture of the combined efforts that were made to bring back... More > pilots and aircrews who, because of pilot error, equipment failure, weather or enemy action, found themselves stranded in the inhospitable terrain stretching across North Burma between China and India, while flying "The Hump". 92 photos, end notes, bibliography, index.< Less
World War 2 In Review Special No. 3: Consolidated B-24 Liberator By Ray Merriam
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Merriam Press World War 2 In Review Special No. 3 (First eBook Edition, 2016). Third in the Special series of the World War 2 In Review journal. Pictorial overview featuring 407 color and B&W... More > photos, drawings and illustrations of the Consolidated B-24 Liberator heavy bomber. Also includes coverage of the XB-41 long range escort, C-87 Liberator Express, C-109 fuel tanker models. The B-24 was used in World War II by several Allied air forces and navies, and by every branch of the American armed forces during the war, attaining a distinguished war record with its operations in the Western European, Pacific, Mediterranean, and CBI Theaters. The B-24 provided excellent service in a variety of roles thanks to its large payload and long range. Also included are (1) Operation Tidal Wave - the low-level strike against the Ploesti oil fields, in Romania on 1 August 1943 and (2) Flying the B-24 Bomber Was No Picnic. The B-24 ended World War II as the most produced heavy bomber in history.< Less