Thayer, Dale R.
Book Title The Famous 299th History of the 299th Engineer Combat Battalion
Binding (hardback, paperback, etc.) Hardcover
Book Condition Very Good with no dust jacket
Edition First Edition; First Impression
Publisher's Name United States Army 1945
Seller ID or SKU 56279
Blue hardcover with gold lettering (faded). Rare copy of this battalion history of the Engineer battallion that landed at D day and proceed through France. Organized on 28 February 1943 and demobilized October 17, 1945. Chapters contain 1-Activation and Training, 2-POE England, 3-Invasion (Dday), 4- Rundstedt's Offensive, 5-The Roer and the Rhine, 6-Victory in Europe. Extensive black and white photographs. A list of the names of those Killed in Action is included and a listo of unit citations. Contents clean. A rare piece of WWII memorabilia. Book now in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 77 pages; p