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FIGHTING ON GUADALCANAL, 1943
United States Government Printing Office, 1942. 7x4.5 pamplet in
green paper covers. Forward by General Marshall, Chief of Staff.
Introductory note by Major General Vandegrift. Several small
diagrams, drawings & maps. 69 pages. Pamphlet consists of
first-hand accounts by individual Marines, ranging in rank from
corporal to colonel, of the fighting on Guadalcanal. Includes
accounts by Colonel Merritt A. Edson and Lieutenant Colonel L.B.
(“Chesty”) Puller. Original owner’s name & serial number written
neatly in ink on front cover, otherwise in nice condition.