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Messengers of the lost battalion

the heroic 551st and the turning of the tide at the Battle of the Bulge

by Gregory Orfalea

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Published by Free Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Orfalea, Aref, d.1985,
    • United States. Army. Parachute Infantry Battalion, 551st -- History,
    • United States. Army -- Biography,
    • Ardennes, Battle of the, 1944-1945,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p.395-397) and index.

      StatementGregory Orfalea.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756.5.A7 O74 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 408 p. :
      Number of Pages408
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1003987M
      ISBN 100684828049
      LC Control Number96043681
      OCLC/WorldCa35548987

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      " The Lost Battalion " refers to the 1st Battalion, st Infantry (36th Infantry Division, originally Texas National Guard), which was surrounded by German forces in the Vosges Mountains on 24 October 5 Further reading. Against the advice of his senior officers, Maj. General John E. Dahlquist committed the "Texas Battalion" to an Location: Vosges Mountains, France. Recent Appearances. August 5, The Arab Americans: A History Gregory Orfalea talked about his book The Arab Americans: A History, published by Olive Branch Press. January 7, Messengers of.

      Get this from a library! Messengers of the lost battalion: the heroic st and the turning of the tide at the Battle of the Bulge. [Gregory Orfalea] -- In , Gregory Orfalea received notice that the first reunion of his father's World War II infantry battalion, the st, would be held in France. Still mourning the death of his father the year. Messengers of the Lost Battalion: The Heroic st and the Turning of the Tide at the Battle of the BulgePublishers Weekly,To help come to terms with his father's life-and with his death in at the hands of his own daughter, the author's schizophrenic sister-Orfalea (Before the Flames) undertook this : Gregory Orfalea.


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