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3 edition of My days aboard LST 748 found in the catalog.

My days aboard LST 748

Ran Humphreys

My days aboard LST 748

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Published by HCR Publications in Lynn Haven, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Humphreys, Ran.,
    • LST 748 (Ship),
    • United States. Navy -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Amphibious operations.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval operations, American.,
    • Sailors -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-214).

      Other titlesLST 748
      Statementby Ran Humphreys.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD774.L75 H86 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3960554M
      LC Control Number2001126780
      OCLC/WorldCa48747873

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