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The Resource The quiet hero : the untold medal of honor story of George E. Wahlen at the battle for Iwo Jima, Gary W. Toyn ; [edited by] Chris Rosenquist, Tanna Barry

The quiet hero : the untold medal of honor story of George E. Wahlen at the battle for Iwo Jima, Gary W. Toyn ; [edited by] Chris Rosenquist, Tanna Barry

Label
The quiet hero : the untold medal of honor story of George E. Wahlen at the battle for Iwo Jima
Title
The quiet hero
Title remainder
the untold medal of honor story of George E. Wahlen at the battle for Iwo Jima
Statement of responsibility
Gary W. Toyn ; [edited by] Chris Rosenquist, Tanna Barry
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This powerful story documents the Battle of Iwo Jima from the perspective of extraordinary navy corpsman George Wahlen. After decades of silence, this survivor of one of World War II's most horrific battles divulges the gritty details of his incredible experiences
Member of
Cataloging source
COO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Toyn, Gary W.
Dewey number
940.54/2528/092
Index
index present
LC call number
D767.99.I9
LC item number
T69 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rosenquist, Chris
  • Barry, Tanna
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wahlen, George E
  • United States
  • Iwo Jima, Battle of, Japan, 1945
  • Marines
  • Wahlen, George E.
  • United States
  • HISTORY
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Marines
  • Japan
  • United States
Label
The quiet hero : the untold medal of honor story of George E. Wahlen at the battle for Iwo Jima, Gary W. Toyn ; [edited by] Chris Rosenquist, Tanna Barry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-229) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; FOREWORD; INTRODUCTION; PREFACE; 1 D-DAY, FEBRUARY 19,1945; 2 BIRTH TO BOOT CAMP; 3 SAILOR TO MARINE; 4 TRAINING TO TRAINING; 5 HAWAII IS HELL; 6 FINDING GOD; 7 OPERATION DETACHMENT; 8 D-DAY, FEBRUARY 19,1945; 9 D DAY AFTERNOON; 10 D 1 AND D 2 THE FIRST CASUALTY; 11 D 3 THIS LOUSY STINKING ISLAND; 12 D 4 A SHIFT IN MOMENTUM; 13 D 5 AND D 6 THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM; 14 D 7 A M THE CRUCIBLE; 15 D 7 P M MY JOB NO MORE NO LESS; 16 D 8 REGIMENTAL RESERVE; 17 D 9 DIG AND HOLD; 18 D 10 TAKING HILL 362A; 19 D 11 CAUGHT FROM BEHIND; 20 D 12 THE FINAL ACT OF HEROISM
Control code
191947370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780976154723
Lccn
2005926264
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
79d51559-a55d-482e-9828-947e8adeeec3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191947370
Label
The quiet hero : the untold medal of honor story of George E. Wahlen at the battle for Iwo Jima, Gary W. Toyn ; [edited by] Chris Rosenquist, Tanna Barry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-229) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preliminaries; Contents; FOREWORD; INTRODUCTION; PREFACE; 1 D-DAY, FEBRUARY 19,1945; 2 BIRTH TO BOOT CAMP; 3 SAILOR TO MARINE; 4 TRAINING TO TRAINING; 5 HAWAII IS HELL; 6 FINDING GOD; 7 OPERATION DETACHMENT; 8 D-DAY, FEBRUARY 19,1945; 9 D DAY AFTERNOON; 10 D 1 AND D 2 THE FIRST CASUALTY; 11 D 3 THIS LOUSY STINKING ISLAND; 12 D 4 A SHIFT IN MOMENTUM; 13 D 5 AND D 6 THE CALM BEFORE THE STORM; 14 D 7 A M THE CRUCIBLE; 15 D 7 P M MY JOB NO MORE NO LESS; 16 D 8 REGIMENTAL RESERVE; 17 D 9 DIG AND HOLD; 18 D 10 TAKING HILL 362A; 19 D 11 CAUGHT FROM BEHIND; 20 D 12 THE FINAL ACT OF HEROISM
Control code
191947370
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (240 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780976154723
Lccn
2005926264
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
79d51559-a55d-482e-9828-947e8adeeec3
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)191947370

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