The Corps of Engineers : the war against Japan / by Karl C. Dod.


Washington, D.C. : Office of the Chief of Military History, U.S. Army; [for sale by the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Govt. Print. Off.], 1966.

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Other Title War against Japan
Subjects East Asia.
Military campaigns.
Pioniertruppe.
Regimental histories.
United States.
United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Weltkrieg (1939-1945)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- East Asia.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.
Series United States Army in World War II. Technical services.
Description xv, 759 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 26 cm.
Copyright Date 1966.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages [691]-694).
Summary Engineer activities in the Pacific war, with particular emphasis on those in General MacArthur's Southwest Pacific Area.
Contents Strengthening the defense triangle: Panama, Hawaii, and Alaska -- The defense effort gains momentum -- The fall of the Philippines -- Build-up in the southwest Pacific -- First offensives: the Solomons and Papua -- The drive toward Rabaul -- The far north -- Hawaii after Pearl Harbor -- After Midway -- The China-Burma-India theater: 1941-August 1943 -- The China-Burma-India theater: August 1943-January 1945 -- The drive across the central Pacific -- Amphibious warfare and base construction in the southwest Pacific -- Return to the Philippines -- The final months of the war -- Appendix A: U.S. Army and Army engineer personnel strength in overseas theaters, 1 January 1942-1 October 1945 -- Appendix B: Types of engineer units and their functions -- List of code names.
Geographic Area East Asia
United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)396169
(OCoLC)ocm00396169
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