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Tanks on the Beaches: A Marine Tanker in the Pacific War (Texas A & M University Military History Series #85)
Robert Neiman, perhaps the most experienced combat commander of the U.S. Marine Corps’ tank arm, was one of the rare USMC officers to serve in both Iwo Jima and Okinawa battles. In Tanks on the Beaches, Neiman and his coauthor, Kenneth Estes, relay vivid accounts of fighting in the Pacific War, as well as Marine Corps service during the entire World War II period, devoid o ...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published March 3rd 2003 by Texas A&M University Press
(first published March 2003)
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This is an excellent book on Marine Corp tank operations in WW2 by someone who participated in the events. There is a fair amount of detail about operations and equipment but the book is limited in scope because it is a personal narrative. Due to this fact I only gave the book four stars but I would recommend this to anyone interested in the history of the Pacific Theater in WW2.