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Combat Officer: A Memoir of War in the South Pacific

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TO HELL AND BACK

For the U.S., Guadalcanal was a bloody seven-month struggle under brutal conditions against crack Japanese troops deeply entrenched and determined to fight to the death. For Charles Walker, this horrific jungle battle–one that claimed the lives of 1,600 Americans and more than 23,000 Japanese–was just the beginning. On the eve of battle, 2nd Lt. Walker was
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Mass Market Paperback, 239 pages
Published September 28th 2004 by Presidio Press (first published 2004)
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