By Mollo

Show description

Read or Download Army uniforms of World War 2 PDF

Similar world war ii books

Get The Road to War: Revised Edition PDF

With no lodge to hindsight, this learn seems at why the world's maximum powers have been at battle 60 years in the past. It goals to recapture the troubles, anxieties and prejudices of the statesmen of the 30s and the folk they led.

Download e-book for kindle: Seizure of the Gilberts and Marshalls by Philip A. Crowl, Edmund G. Love

A learn in amphibious battle that describes how the imperfections of yankee amphibious doctrine, first printed at Tarawa and Makin, have been corrected within the hugely profitable landings on Kwajalein and Roi-Namur.

Extra resources for Army uniforms of World War 2

Sample text

17 1948 The way back is just the way out in reverse. Around the guard, crawling up the slope. There’s a sentry standing by the gap in the wire. Five motionless minutes with his face pressed against the ground. At last he’s gone. Slip under the wire, one leap to the barracks – made it! The lights are still on in the barracks. It is warm inside. His comrades are arranging the beds. Chatting and swearing like always. As he comes in they look at him enviously. ” His friend approaches. “What was it like?

Someone points to a steep mountain to the right of us, with a flag waving. I take the field glasses. It is a blue-white flag. 20 We are a bit annoyed about this Castel. It became famous and overshadowed our victories although we saw them as the peak of military success. The people from Castel have climbed down to us on the road. Someone raises a tin of sardines in our honor: the symbol of the army at the front. Together we have fought to clear this road. They have suffered the same as us, made the same sacrifices, fought like us with grenade launchers, rifles, against fleas and sardines.

We will have to be ready – as soon as the command arrives – to depart within twenty minutes. In the late afternoon we return to camp. We have hardly had time to change our clothes when there is another roll call. We line up in silence. We are waiting for the list. The boss gives us a searching look. In his hand is a white sheet of paper. We know: the list. “I will read the names of reserve number one. The men will line up in three rows before me …” One name after another. After each name your heart skips a beat.

Download PDF sample

Army uniforms of World War 2 by Mollo


by Mark
4.4

Rated 4.71 of 5 – based on 45 votes