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Nineteen days in June, 1944

Henry Grady Spencer

Nineteen days in June, 1944

a soldier"s story of his part along with the officers and enlisted men of the First Battalion, Twenty-third Infantry Regiment, Second (Indianhead) Infantry Division, V Corps, "O" Force ...

by Henry Grady Spencer

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Published by Lowell Press in Kansas City .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • Normandy.,
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Spencer, Henry Grady.,
    • United States. Army. Infantry Regiment, 23rd. Battallion, 1st -- History.,
    • United States. Army -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Henry Grady Spencer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD756.5.N6 S6 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 225 p. :
      Number of Pages225
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2876453M
      LC Control Number84080888

      Saturday, 8 July, They get a huge amount of strawberries. They lock the doors and mass-produce jam, and for two days, eat nothing but strawberries. They also get nineteen pounds of peas, which they must shell. Anne is sick of peas by the end of the day spent shelling them. Saturday, 15 July,   A very old thread but I've just read Henry G Spencer's memoir 'Nineteen days in June ', which concerns his part in this battle. He commanded 1/23rd in its attack of 18th June. Top. Nineteen Eighty-Four was the last professional achievement of Orwell's life. By the time the book was published, its author's health was declining rapidly. In October he married an editorial assistant named Sonia Brownell in his hospital room in London. Just a few months later, George Orwell died of tuberculosis at the age of


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