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Published by The Service in Washington [D.C.] .
Written in English


  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations,
  • Airborne troops,
  • Germany -- Armed Forces -- Parachute troops,
  • Italy -- Armed Forces -- Parachute troops,
  • Japan -- Armed Forces -- Parachute troops

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Military Intelligence Service, War Dept
SeriesSpecial series / Military Intelligence Service, War Dept -- no. 7, Special series (United States. War Dept. Military Intelligence Service) -- no. 7
ContributionsUnited States. War Dept. Military Intelligence Service
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, [1], 104 p. :
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18164546M

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