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The Resource American POWs in World War II : twelve personal accounts of captivity by Germany and Japan, Harry Spiller

American POWs in World War II : twelve personal accounts of captivity by Germany and Japan, Harry Spiller

Label
American POWs in World War II : twelve personal accounts of captivity by Germany and Japan
Title
American POWs in World War II
Title remainder
twelve personal accounts of captivity by Germany and Japan
Statement of responsibility
Harry Spiller
Title variation
American prisoners of war in World War Two
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"These 12 accounts describe hardship, brutality, frostbite, hunger, strenuous working conditions, and the release in the words of the soldiers, portraying the Bataan Death March, Wake Island, D-Day, Battle of the Bulge, and the camps where they watched their comrades in arms suffer and perish. The book also features photographs, maps, camp lists, and POW regulations"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/72092273
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.G3
LC item number
S727 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Label
American POWs in World War II : twelve personal accounts of captivity by Germany and Japan, Harry Spiller
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gunnery Sergeant Edward Sturgeon, captured while in defense of Wake Island -- Sergeant Alvel L. Stricklin, captured during the Battle of the Bulge -- Technical Sergeant Thomas Harold Boardman, captured during a bombing mission over Germany -- Private Benjamin Dunn, captured on Java Island during the Japanese invasion -- Sergeant William Robert Carr, captured after being shot down on a bombing mission over Germany -- Corporal Kenneth M. Smith, captured during the Battle of the Bulge -- Sergeant Charles Branum, captured during the fall of Bataan -- Technical Sergeant Gordon K. Butts, shot down over Mostar, Yugoslavia, during an air raid -- Staff Sergeant Edwin Douglass, Jr., captured in Nancy, France -- Corporal Ralph L. Lape, Sr., captured during the Japanese invasion of the Philippines -- Lieutenant Thomas J. Hart, captured during an offensive in Burma after being left for dead -- Staff Sergeant R.L. Hulsey, captured after being shot down over Solingen, Germany -- Appendix A. Japanese prisoner of war camps, 1941-1945 -- Appendix B. Locations of German prison camps -- Appendix C. German regulations concerning prisoners of war
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 233 p.
Isbn
9780786442751
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn270109647
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn506554467
Label
American POWs in World War II : twelve personal accounts of captivity by Germany and Japan, Harry Spiller
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gunnery Sergeant Edward Sturgeon, captured while in defense of Wake Island -- Sergeant Alvel L. Stricklin, captured during the Battle of the Bulge -- Technical Sergeant Thomas Harold Boardman, captured during a bombing mission over Germany -- Private Benjamin Dunn, captured on Java Island during the Japanese invasion -- Sergeant William Robert Carr, captured after being shot down on a bombing mission over Germany -- Corporal Kenneth M. Smith, captured during the Battle of the Bulge -- Sergeant Charles Branum, captured during the fall of Bataan -- Technical Sergeant Gordon K. Butts, shot down over Mostar, Yugoslavia, during an air raid -- Staff Sergeant Edwin Douglass, Jr., captured in Nancy, France -- Corporal Ralph L. Lape, Sr., captured during the Japanese invasion of the Philippines -- Lieutenant Thomas J. Hart, captured during an offensive in Burma after being left for dead -- Staff Sergeant R.L. Hulsey, captured after being shot down over Solingen, Germany -- Appendix A. Japanese prisoner of war camps, 1941-1945 -- Appendix B. Locations of German prison camps -- Appendix C. German regulations concerning prisoners of war
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 233 p.
Isbn
9780786442751
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2009004482
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn270109647
  • UtOrBLW
  • (OCoLC)ocn506554467

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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