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World War II Order of Battle: An Encyclopedic Reference to U.S. Army Ground Forces from Battalion through Division, 1939-1946
An illustrated, encyclopedic data reference to all U.S. Army World War II ground combat force units from battalion through division, 1939-1946 Weapons, equipment, vehicles, and combat photographs Thoroughly updated with newly uncovered unit data collected over the twenty years since publication of the original Order of Battle, U.S. Army, World War II Includes: Units Overse ...more
Hardcover, Revised Edition, 643 pages
Published April 1st 2006 by Stackpole Books
(first published 1984)
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If you're serious about servicing your WWII obsession, this is an essential reference work. It lists every U.S. Army combat unit in WWII and includes campaign narratives, casualty lists, Commanding Officers, and other pertinent stats and facts. I wish there were comparable volumes for the Navy, Marine Corps, and Army Air Forces. Stanton has done the same thing for Army units in Vietnam. Oh, how I wish I had that book.