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Для сайта:Мир книгАРМИЯ СОЕДИНЕННЫХ ШТАТОВ ВО ВТОРОЙ МИРОВОЙ ВОЙНЕ. Война в Тихом океане. ПАДЕНИЕ ФИЛИППИН.This quantity, one of many sequence usa military IN international warfare II, is the fourth to be released within the subseries THE warfare within the PACIFIC. the entire volumes can be heavily similar^ and the sequence will current a complete account of the actions of the IVtilitary institution in the course of- global conflict II. A tentative record of subseries is appended on the finish of this quantity.
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3-4; interv, author with Brig Gen Clifford Bluemel, 14 Apr 48, OCMH. General Bluemel commanded the 31st Division " w w (PA). USAFFE-USFIP Rpt of Opns, p. 8. SLF and II Corps Rpt of Opns, p. 6. Visayan-Mindanao Force (V-MF) Rpt of Opns, p. 17, Annex XI, USAFFE-USFIP Rpt of Opns. S. to Army much to be desired, according Until war was declared there were officers. no courts-martial. Army retained its Since the Philippine national integrity after induction, Philippine Army headquarters was responsible for discipline and punish- Many of the officers and noncommissioned officers were untrained and un- 35 An AmeriZambales Province, Luzon.
The last paragraph of the copy sent stated; "This letter is also an acknowledg- WPD ment of your letters and to the Seccontents confiden- to the President Please keep retary of War. ; writer has been unable to find a copy of this letter. summary of its contents can be 3251-52. 11 emergency fund. Stimson's recommendations reached the President at a time when he was thoroughly President's 10 *The Philippine Islands propriation by Congress, the funds to initiate the program could be met from the memo, Gerow Mobilization and 3251-52.
S. ARMY TROOPS 31 JULY 1941 IN PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, Includes 26 Philippine Scout Officers. S. Army Mine Planter. Includes officers and enlisted men for which no specific unit was indicated. , Officer! and Boiiated Man, Jttl 41. S. ARMY FORCES, FAR EAST CEREMONY AT CAMP MURPHY, 25 RIZAL, 15 August 1941, marking the induc- tion of the Philippine Army Air Corps. Behind Lt, Gen. Douglas MacArthur, from left to right, are Lt. Col. Richard K. Sutherland* CoL Harold H. George, Lt. Col. William F. Marquat, and Maj.