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Lost Battalion

John W. Nell

Lost Battalion

a private"s story

by John W. Nell

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Historical Pub. Network in San Antonio, Tex .
Written in

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Nell, John W., 1887-1955.,
    • United States. Army. Division, 77th -- History.,
    • United States. Army -- Biography.,
    • Argonne, Battle of the, France, 1918.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- United States.,
    • Soldiers -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJohn W. Nell.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD545.A63 N45 2001
      The Physical Object
      Pagination123 p. :
      Number of Pages123
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3957428M
      ISBN 10189361915X
      LC Control Number2001089339

      S ince its release in , ‘Finding the Lost Battalion’ by Robert J. Laplander has become the benchmark work against which all things Lost B attalion related have been measured. Now, in this updated 3 rd edition released to coincide with the centennial of America’s entry into WW1, Mr. Laplander again takes us to the Charlevaux Ravine to delve deeper into the story than ever before! The Finding the Lost Battalion portion of the USWW1 Centennial Commission website is finally up! Check it out HERE. Managed by Mr. Robert Laplander, this site will be in a constant state of expansion will be the #1 location on the web for Lost Battalion news, information and pictures.

      Mar 27,  · Laplander is an expert on the Lost Battalion, wrote a book about the doomed unit and is featured in a three-part "American Experience" series on World War I airing on PBS April Years after his death, accounts of the 'Lost Battalion' continued to be written and Whittlesey continued to be praised. In , the Charles White Whittlesey Room was dedicated at the Williams Club in .

      A solidly researched book, The Lost Battalion of TET includes numerous valuable appendices, maps, and photographs that add significantly to the text. Krohn has written an excellent work on two distinct levels. First, his direct experience clearly comes through in this gripping story. Only five returned to the "Lost Battalion" perimeter; 42 were taken prisoner and were sent to Stalag VII-A in Moosburg, Bavaria, where they remained until the POW camp was liberated on 29 April The nd is the most decorated unit in U.S. military history for its size and length of service, Location: Vosges Mountains, France.


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