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Forging the thunderbolt, a history of the development of the Armored Force

Mildred Hanson Gillie

Forging the thunderbolt, a history of the development of the Armored Force

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Published by Military Service Pub. Co. in Harrisburg, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chaffee, Adna Romanza, -- 1884-1941,
  • United States. -- Army. -- Armored Force,
  • Tanks (Military science)

  • Edition Notes

    Statementforeword by General Jacob L. Devers.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUA30 .G5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination330 p.
    Number of Pages330
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15095943M
    LC Control Number47006050
    OCLC/WorldCa2457880

    Forging the Thunderbolt, a History of the Development of the Armored Force. Harrisburg, PA: Military Service Pub. Co., p. 22 cm. Bibliographical references included in "notes" Gliddon, Gerald. When the Barrage Lifts: a topographical history and commentary on the Battle of the Somme Norwich: Gliddon Books, 'In Tornado's Wake' - a history of the 8th Armored Division written by Cap't Charles Leach, 7-A, who was a Pfc in Company 'A', 7th Armored Infantry Battalion. ( pages) A History of Headquarters Company of the 49th Armored Infantry Battalion with pictures and stories. Development of Armored Vehicles, volume 1: Tanks. Development of Armored Vehicles, volume II: Armored Cars, Scout Cars, and Personnel Carriers. Air Force Instruction (I), Army Regulation , Navy AIRINST Designating and Naming Defense Military Aerospace Vehicles. 14 Apr "The Armored Force, Command, and Center.". An essential contribution to twentieth-century history,Jacob L. Deversprovides a fresh and nuanced interpretation of the senior command during World War II and offers a new perspective on a highly accomplished 7 Forging the Thunderbolt. 7 Forging the Thunderbolt By the end of his first year as commanding general of the Armored Force.


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Adna Romanza Chaffee Jr. (Septem – Aug ) was an officer in the United States Army, called the "Father of the Armored Force" for his role in developing the U.S. Army's tank forces. 1 Early life and education. 5 External links.

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