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History of the Sixth Marine Division

A Dictionary of Battles   By David Eggenberger

The U.S. Marine Corps Story  By J. Robert Moskin

Killing Ground on Okinawa: The Battle for Sugar Loaf Hill  By James H. Hallas

The Perfect Soldier: Special Opperations, Commandos, and the Future of U.S  By James F. Dunnigan

History of United States Naval Operations in World War II  By Samuel Eliot Morison

An Encyclopedia of Battles by David Eggenberger

The Guadalcanal Campaign  by John Lee Zimmerman

Semper Fidelis: This History of the United States Marine Corps  By Allan Reed Millett

"Where We Come From"  by Roy A. Archuleta





A World War II Trilogy: BY Corpsmen of the 6th Marine Division on Okinawa, Japan, and China By Ed Strohmeier

War Stories: Remembering World War II by Elizabeth Mullener & Stephen E. Ambrose

Okinawa: The Great Island Battle by Frank Benis

The conquest of Okinawa: An account of the Sixth Marine Division by Phillips D. Carleton

China Marine: An Infantryman's Life after World War II by E. B. Sledge

Code Talker: A Novel About the Navajo Marines of WWII By Joseph Bruchac

The Pacific War: Day By Day by John Davison

Marine Tank Battles in the Pacific By Oscar E. Gilbert

U.S. Marine Corps World War II Order of Battle: By Gordon L. Rottman

US Marine Corps Tank Crewman, 1941-45: Pacific By Kenneth W. Estes

The Marine Corps Book of Lists By Albert A. Nofi

Semper Fi: The Definitive Illustrated History of the U.S. Marines By H. Avery Chenoweth, Brooke Nihart

Marine Pride: A Salute to America's Elite Fighting Force by Scott Keller

Treading Softly: U.S. Marines in China, 1819-1949 By George B. Clark

The Final Campaign: Marines in the Victory on Okinawa by Joseph H. Alexander

Pacific Warriors: The U.S. Marines in World War II: A Pictorial Tribute by Eric M. Hammel

Across the Reef: The Amphibious Tracked Vehicle at War by Victor J. Croizat

The Second World War by John H. Bradley, Jack W. Dice

United States Marine Corps by John Selby

Leatherneck Legends: Conversations With the Marine Corps' Old Breed by Richard D. Camp, Dick Camp

The Marshall Island 1944: "Operation Flintlock, the capture of Kwajalein and Eniwetok" Campaign by Gordon Rottman & Howard Gerrard


Stay Off the Skyline: The Sixth Marine Division on Okinawa by Laura Homan Lacey

Semper Fi, Mac: Living Memories of the U.S. Marines in WWII by Henry Berry

Who's Who in Twentieth Centry Warfare by Spencer C. Tucker

The Great Pacific Victory from the Solomons to Tokyo by Gilbert Cant

The Gentle Warrior: General Oliver Prince Smith, USMC by Clilfton La Bree

The Battle of Okinawa: The Blood and the Bomb by George Feifer

With the Old Breed: at Peleiu and Okinawa by E.B. Sledge

The Battle History of the U.S. Marines: A Fellowship of Valor by Joseph H. Alexander, Don Horan, Norman C. Stahl

Marine Recon 1940-90 by Charles D. Melson
World War II Pacific Island Guide: A Geo-Military Study by Gordon L. Rottman
USS Intrepid by Anthony F. Zollo

Encyclopedia Britannica: A New Survey of Universal Knowledge by Walter Yust

Proceedings of the United States Naval Institute by United States Naval Institute

Medal of Honor: Historical Facts & Figures by Ron Owens

Goodbye, Darkness: A Memoir of the Pacific War by William Manchester

Semper Fi: The Definitive Illustrated History of the U.S. Marines by H. Avery Chenoweth, Brooke Nihart

Semper Fi: The Definitive Illustrated History of the U.S. Marines by H. Avery Chenoweth, Brooke Nihart

D-Days in the Pacific by Donald L. Miller

Okinawa 1945: The Last Battle by Gordon L. Rottman 

Us Infantryman in World War II (1): Pacific Area of Operations 1941-45 by Robert Sterling Rush

US Marine Corps 1941-45 by Gordon L. Rottman 

Above & Beyond: Former Marines Conquer The Civilian World by Rudy Socha, Carolyn Butler Darrow

A Brief History of the 4th Marines by James S. Santelli

Saipan & Tinian 1944: Piercing the Japanese Empire by Gordon L. Rottman

USMC Tankers Assoc - by Turner Publishing Co.



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My Three Years in the Marine Corps

by Ray Merrell

I have just had published by Leathers Publishing Co. "My Three Years in the Marine Corps" Written from my diary entries, memories and from letters to THE girl back home. Through boot camp, Bougainville, Emirau, Guam, Okinawa and occupation of Japan. Book may be ordered from me for $12.50 (includes Mailing)

Ray Merrell 827 Dixie Liberty, Mo. 64068