By Richard Harwood

ISBN-10: 0160456770

ISBN-13: 9780160456770

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C. Their 4th Marine Division; LtCol Justice M. Chambers, commanding officer, 3d Battalion, 25th Marines; MajGen Carl W. Hoffman, commanding officer, Company C, 2d Battalion, 8th Marines; Gen Robert E. 1-fogaboom, G-3, Northern Troops Landing Force; MajGen Louis R. Jones, commanding officer, 23d Marines; BGen Frederick J. Karch, S-3, 14th Ma:rines; MajGen Wood B. Kyle, com- manding officer, 1st Battalion, 2d Marines; MajGen William W. S. Marine Corps, GENERAL EDITOR, WORLD WAR II COMMEMORATIVE SERIES Benis M.

Millett, Semper Fidelis: The History of the United States Marine Corps (New York, 1991); J. S. Marine Corps Story (Boston, 1992); Carl W. ), The Fourth Marine Division in World War II (Nashville, 1988); Henry I. , Bernard C. Nalty, Edwin T. S. Marine Corps Operations in World War II, vol III (Washing- In A Different War: Marines in Europe and North Africa, page 32 reports Adm Hewitt visited the cruiser "Helena (CL-So)" in spring 1946. This cruiser was sunk in 1943. The ship the admiral boarded was its successor, the heavy cruiser Helena (CA-75).

The sentiment is historically true. Marine Corps Combat Art Collection "Japanese Backyard in Tinian Town," by Gail Zumwalt The hand salute in its various forms is rendered by those the extreme right is VAdm Richmond K. Turner, commander, aped itionary/ Northern Attack Force for the Tinian landings. present as the colors are raised over Tin ian on 1 August. At Department of Defense Photo (USMC) 152064 32 In addition to the official Marine a journalist and news R executive,Harwood, retired as deputy managing ediichard Corps histories of the Tinian campaign, Lt John C.

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