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Paratrooper

Francis Xavier Bradley

Paratrooper

by Francis Xavier Bradley

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Published by Stackpole Co. in Harrisburg, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. Army -- Parachute troops

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Francis X. Bradley and H. Glen Wood.
    ContributionsWood, Harland Glen, 1915- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUD483 .B7 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination120 p.
    Number of Pages120
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5846222M
    LC Control Number62004664
    OCLC/WorldCa1314984

    You may unsubscribe at any moment. For that purpose, please find our contact info in the legal notice. As can be seen by its first pages, A Paratrooper's Faith is a reprinting of a pocket-size notebook that had been sent to SGT George Tullidge III of the 82nd Airborne during WWII. Tullidge's mother Anne Archer Tullidge had compiled the notebook using an assortment of poems, Bible verses and philosophical thoughts by a variety of people.

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While it was published over 30 years ago, it remains the definitive work on all aspects of the airborne infantry in World War II.5/5(4). The Filthy Thirteen was the name given to the 1st Demolition Section of the Regimental Headquarters Company of the th Parachute Infantry Regiment, st Airborne Division, of the United States Army, which fought in the European campaign in World War unit was the inspiration for the book and subsequent film The Dirty Dozen.

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Paratrooper - Original Drama Series. K likes. This is the page for updates on Paratrooper, a WW2 drama feature film which also serves as a pilot /5(13). Found in his officer’s note book was the following prayer entitled “The Paratrooper’s Prayer” that he had written in Tunis in The Paratrooper’s Prayer has been adopted by all French and Portuguese Paratroopers, including the those of the French Foreign Legion.

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It is available for order now from Amazon and Barnes & Noble. The U.S. and British armies used different types of parachutes for their airborne forces, and many Americans regarded the British design as superior.Donald R. Burgett (April 5, – Ma ) was a writer and a former World War II paratrooper.

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