Doctor Danger Forward: A World War II Memoir of a Combat by Allen N. Towne

By Allen N. Towne

As a wrestle clinical aidman of corporation B, 1st clinical Battalion, First Infantry department, Allen N. Towne skilled the various pivotal occasions of worldwide conflict II. “Doctor B,” as his unit was once identified, used to be hooked up to the 18th Regimental wrestle group and moved with them, supplying non-stop shut scientific aid. protecting either little-known engagements, and such ancient moments because the crusade in Sicily and the D Day landings at Omaha seashore, this publication is either a memoir and a background of 1 of the war’s so much striking devices. The textual content relies on either reliable “morning stories” and the author’s own notes, supplying accuracy in addition to human perception. In Doctor probability Forward (“danger ahead” was once the code identify of the 1st department headquarters), Towne, who obtained the Bronze superstar and Oak Leaf Cluster for his heroism at Omaha seashore and Normandy, chronicles occasions either epic and intimate, profoundly severe in addition to funny. there are various maps and images, together with many taken through the author.

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