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On time, on target : the World War II memoir of a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne

Author: John D McKenzie
Publisher: Novato, CA : Presidio Press, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Personal narratives
Biography
History
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
McKenzie, John D.
On time, on target.
Novato, CA : Presidio Press, 2000
(OCoLC)624768572
Named Person: John D McKenzie; John D MacKenzie; John D McKenzie
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John D McKenzie
ISBN: 0891417141 9780891417149
OCLC Number: 42863044
Description: xii, 240 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: From college sophomore to airborne trooper --
Chaos at Normandy --
The fight continues --
Back to England --
Reflections on elite units --
Into Holland by glider --
The 82d Airborne fights as infantry --
On to France for rest and refitting --
Into the Bulge --
Captured by the SS --
Reflections on fighting --
The Allies resume the offensive --
Frozen bodies stacked like cordwood --
The 82d Airborne breaches the Siegfried Line --
The Huertgen forest --
Back to France --
On to the Rhine --
Under Monty again --
A nice furlough in Nice --
Berlin occupation duty --
We kill three Russians --
Biarritz American University --
Back to Berlin --
Going home --
Home at last.
Responsibility: John D. McKenzie.

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