Reluctant Warriors, 1941-1945

by Mathilde Gilzinger

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Written in English
Cover of: Reluctant Warriors, 1941-1945 | Mathilde Gilzinger
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Subjects:

  • World history: Second World War,
  • History,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Military,
  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Gilzinger, Mathilde,
  • Personal narratives, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages373
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11587860M
ISBN 101401031455
ISBN 109781401031459
OCLC/WorldCa52496456

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During the "Hundred Days" campaign of the First World War, over 30 percent of conscripts who served in the Canadian Corps became casualties.