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The Williwaw War : the Arkansas National Guard in the Aleutians in World War II

Author: Donald M Goldstein; Katherine V Dillon
Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 1992.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goldstein, Donald M.
Williwaw War.
Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press, 1992
(OCoLC)645859956
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Donald M Goldstein; Katherine V Dillon
ISBN: 1557282420 9781557282422
OCLC Number: 24912734
Description: xiii, 416 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Contents: Well above the average --
Training began to pick up --
Who knows our destiny? --
Sometimes difficult situation --
Is this Alaska? --
Officially named Fort Mears --
Early on in our story --
Still just a big adventure --
It really looks serious now --
This is it --
Under trying conditions --
Snafu --
This country gets you --
We plowed on --
Dangerous game --
Tomorrow may bring untold things --
It's the damn japs --
Friendly planes, hell! --
Waiting is torment --
Like a big bunch of mosquitos --
They sure did some damage --
We calmed down some --
Japs are here --
Settled on Hog Island --
Unfit for pigs --
But duty is duty --
Little lift --
Worst storm of the tour --
White Christmas --
Out there when conditions were rough --
Japanese could have sunk Salt Lake City with a baseball --
Charged with a Herculean task --
Sweating the attack --
Get the damned thing over with --
We think we will be seeing action soon --
Great big, juicy, expensive mistake --
War had gone by --
Back to civilization --
Learning experience.
Responsibility: Donald M. Goldstein and Katherine V. Dillon.

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