A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE FIRST MARINES
Major John H. Johnstone USMC
Washington, DC: Historical Branch, G-3 Division, Headquarters, USMC, 1968. VG. Blue paper covers, side-stapled, 8.5 x 11. Originally published 1961. This edition revised 1967. Typescript. Notes, appendices, 46 pages. Covers history of regiment from its origin in 1917 through its service in Vietnam. The regiment served in the Philippines, Peking Relief Expedition (Boixer Rebellion), Samar, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Guadalcanal, Cape Gloucester, Peleliu, Okinawa, North China, Korea, Cuban Crises, Vietnam..
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