Contents: the eve of war; Roebling Alligator Amphibian Tractor; Springfield 03 Rifle; Pacific Theater; Grumman F4F Wildcat; the stage is set; helmets of World War II; bubble gum cards of 1941; Marine Corps strength and dispositions, 30 November 1941; sources. Maps and photos.... boat is grounded and a car is flooded out, aquot; Donald Roebling, the grandson of the designer and builder of the Brooklyn Bridge, started work ... This first model was then modified and upgraded so extensively that it is generally referred to as the second model Alligator. ... General, Fleet Marine Force, an article on Roeblinga#39;s amphibian tractor in the October 4th issue of Life magazine. ... It was almost identical to aquot;Alligator 3, aquot; but was powered by a 120-horsepower Lincoln- Zephyr engine.
|Author||:||Henry I. Shaw|
|Publisher||:||DIANE Publishing - 1991|