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Once a Marine: The Memoirs of General A. A. Vandegrift Commandant of the U.S. Marines in WW II By A.A. Vandegrift,

  • Title: Once a Marine: The Memoirs of General A. A. Vandegrift Commandant of the U.S. Marines in WW II
  • Author: A.A. Vandegrift
  • ISBN: 9780940328037
  • Page: 166
  • Format: Hardcover
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    1. The memoirs of General A A Vandegrift USMC as told to Robert B Asprey are a superb piece of history Raised in Charlottesville, VA Vandegrift wished to enter West Point Military Academy, passing the mental exam, yet for some reason he did not qualify on the physical exam After two years at the University of Virginia he secured a nomination from his U.S senator to take the Marine Corps military exam and upon passing all aspects he became an officer on 1 21 1909 For roughly the next 40 years the fa [...]

    2. An important history of the battles fought by the Marines in World War II.General Vandegrift was the on the ground Commander of all Marine and Army units during the battle for Guadalcanal General Hyakutake, commanding all Japanese forces on Guadalcanal, somewhat prematurely established the procedure for our surrender Once the perimeter was overrun, I and my staff were to be escorted to the mouth of the Mantanikau where I would formerly surrender Guadalcanal We would then be flown to Tokyo and pa [...]

    3. This book was one of the first WWll non fictions I ever read It inspired me to never give up fighting for what I believe in, no matter how tough things got It also gave me insight into what my beloved stepfather went through in the Third Marine Division during the war Amazing book.

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