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The Men of the 704th An Illustrated and Spoken History of the 704th Tank Destroyer Battalion by Downs

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Published by St. Vincent College .
Written in English


  • Regimental histories,
  • United States,
  • Military - World War II,
  • History,
  • Western Front,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Tank Destroyer Battalion, 704th,
  • History: World,
  • Tank Destroyer Battalion, 704t,
  • Pictorial works,
  • World War II,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Campaigns,
  • United States.,
  • Army,
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Edition Notes

ContributionsRichard R. Buchanan (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8704881M
ISBN 10188585112X
ISBN 109781885851123

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