The Resource Fighting heroes : battle for freedom

Fighting heroes : battle for freedom

Label
Fighting heroes : battle for freedom
Title
Fighting heroes
Title remainder
battle for freedom
Title variation
Battle for freedom
Contributor
Creator
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Brief biographies of notable war heroes: Gen. Carl Spaatz, Capt. Howard Darrin, Lt. T.H. Moorer, Ens. John Doherty, Johnny Poe, Lt. Wescot Stone, Capt. Charles Kegelman, Maj. A. F. Kalberer, Lieut. George Welch, Earl Ortman, Rear-Admiral Fred C. Sherman, Lt. Edward Allen, Lieut. Jack Whidden, Ensign George Gay, Fred Warder, submarine commander, Gen. Claire Chennault, Lt.Col. Chas. Kerwood, Capt. Grant Mahoney, Lt. Col. Tracy Richardson, Lord Louis Mountbatten, Seaman Robert Kelly, Mess-Boy Jose Calugas, Col. Jimmy Doolittle, General William Dobbie, Sam Berman, inventor, Ensign "Tony" Akers, Sgt. Henry Johnson, Pilot Frank Kurtz, Commander Bill Kabler, Capt. Ernest L. Benway, Lieut. George Cannon, Lieut. Gordon Bolser, Lieut. Bob Smith, Pilot Harold Dixon, Lieut. Earl Stone, Pilot Paul Gunn, Capt. Einar Gleditch, Ensign Francis Pinter, Pilot Charles Peterson, Pilot Julius B. Summers, Lieut. John Lamade, Pilot Frank Luke, Chaplain Herman Schmitt, Lieut Clarence Sanford, Ensign William Tanner, Lieut. James Edmundson, Gen. B.C. Freyberg, Capt. Art Wermuth, Lieut. Clarence Dickinson Jr., Ensign Peter Wendt, Don Mason, U.S.N., Sam Dreben, A.E.F., Lieut. W.C. Bianchi, Commander Richard G. Voge, Lieut Robert Pate, Eugene Tobin, Lieut. Sam Marett, Pvt. Joe L. Lockard, Lieut John "Jack" Newkirk, Vincent Schmidt, Bert Christman, pilot, Lieut. William Porter, Sgt, Alvin York, General Douglas MacArthur, Edgar J. "Cobber" Kain, Capt. Robert Ford, Sir Roger Keyes, Col. Geoffrey Keyes, Lieut Alex Nininger, "Bert" Gibson, Lieut. John Bulkeley, Gen. Francis "One-Arm" Sutton, Hannes Schneider, Morris Cohen, Capt. Mervyn S. Bennion, Olen English, Capt. Alvin Mueller, "Paddy" Finucane, RAF, Charley Older, General Joseph O. Donovan, Pvt. Don Joyce, Lieut. James Owens. Most are 20th century, but John Mosby was a Confederate army cavalry battalion commander in the American Civil War. Two women are included, Alice Spencer, Pearl Harbor telephone operator, and Major Valentina Grizodubova, USSR pilot
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MUS
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
D736
LC item number
.A5 1943
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1903-1971
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, Stookie
  • Whitman Publishing Company
Series statement
The better little book
Series volume
1401
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heroes
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Heroes
  • Big little books
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Fighting heroes : battle for freedom
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Advertising matter: [4] pages at end
  • Based on the newspaper strip by Stookie Allen -- Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065205365
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
345 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)24842068
Label
Fighting heroes : battle for freedom
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Advertising matter: [4] pages at end
  • Based on the newspaper strip by Stookie Allen -- Title page
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
000065205365
Dimensions
12 cm.
Extent
345 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
chiefly illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)24842068

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