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Where did that regiment go?

Gerry Murphy

Where did that regiment go?

the lineage of British infantry and cavalry regiments at a glance

by Gerry Murphy

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Published by Spellmount in Stroud .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Infantry -- History,
  • Great Britain. -- Army -- Cavalry -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [203]-204) and index.

    StatementGerry Murphy.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA649 .M87 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination208 p. ;
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24108286M
    ISBN 100752452711
    ISBN 109780752452715
    LC Control Number2009512292

    The casualties suffered by a typical American infantry regiment serving in World War II were horrendous. For example, by the end of January, , the 47 th Infantry Regiment (which fought in France and Germany) had lost well over % of their strength to battle casualties, where men were either killed, wounded, missing, or taken as prisoner of war.


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