Guadalcanal, Tarawa and Beyond: A Mud Marine’s Memoir of the by William W. Rogal

By William W. Rogal

Chronicling the expansion of a recruit from boot camp at Parris Island, South Carolina, to a pro troop chief, this memoir additionally relates the stories of the two hundred marines in a firm, First Battalion, moment Marines, as they engaged in island war within the South Pacific at Guadalcanal, Tarawa, Saipan and Tinian.

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