From the attack on Pearl Harbor through Japan's surrender, the Americans and Japanese conducted a total of twelve combat parachute drops in the Pacific theater of World War II. Filling a glaring gap in the historical record of the war, Gene Eric Salecker recounts all twelve drops, highlighting the courage of paratroopers on both sides.U.S. and Japanese Paratroopers at War in the Pacific in World War II Gene Eric Salecker ... Ibid., 204; Regimental Medical Detachment, 503d Parachute Infantry, aMedical Section, Historical Report, a Infantry Regiment ... Arlis E. Kline, a Corregidor , a alt;http://corregidor.org/462_kline/462_open.htmagt; [accessed August 3, 2007]. ... HEA Headquarters, 317th Troop Carrier Group, aOperations Instructions.
|Title||:||Blossoming Silk Against the Rising Sun|
|Author||:||Gene Eric Salecker|
|Publisher||:||Stackpole Books - 2014-05-14|