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The Dead And Those About To Die

Author: John C. McManus.

The Dead And Those About To Die

Author: John C. McManus.

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Item #: D10335
Format: Paperback
Pages: 384
Publication Date: 2019
Publisher: Dutton Caliber
ISBN: 9781524745509
Nicknamed the Big Red One, 1st Division had fought from North Africa to Sicily, earning a reputation as stalwart warriors on the front lines and rabble-rousers in the rear. Yet on D-Day, these combat veterans melded with fresh-faced replacements to accomplish one of the most challenging missions ever. As the men hit the beach, courageous heroes emerged. Here John McManus ... More
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Nicknamed the Big Red One, 1st Division had fought from North Africa to Sicily, earning a reputation as stalwart warriors on the front lines and rabble-rousers in the rear. Yet on D-Day, these combat veterans melded with fresh-faced replacements to accomplish one of the most challenging missions ever. As the men hit the beach, courageous heroes emerged. Here John McManus profiles Raymond Strojny, who grabbed a bazooka and engaged in a death duel with a fortified German antitank gun; former minor-league pitcher Joe Pinder, who braved enemy fire to save a vital radio; and the sportswriter and truck driver who joined forces to safeguard Easy Red, where hundreds of Americans had landed.


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