Jungle, Sea and Occupation: A World War II Soldier's Memoir of the Pacific Theater

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In March of 1944, Private Paul D. Veatch was shipped out to to the Pacific Theater of World War II operations. Over the next year and half he was involved in combat in the Philippines, surviving both ambush and shipwreck. Separated from his unit, the 24th Infantry, through tragedy and rescue, he served with both the 21st and the 19th. When the war was declared over, he was part of the occupation force in Japan until his honorable discharge in 1946. This memoir of Veatch's experiences is a dramatic account of combat in the ...

Jungle, Sea and Occupation: A World War II Soldier's Memoir of the Pacific Theater 2000, McFarland & Company, Jefferson, NC

ISBN-13: 9780786407828

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