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Published by History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, [Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., distributor] in Washington, D.C .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • United States. Marine Corps -- Women.,
  • United States. Marine Corps Women"s Reserve.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Women -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesWomen Marines in World War II
Statementby Mary V. Stremlow.
SeriesMarines in World War II commemorative series
ContributionsUnited States. Marine Corps. History and Museums Division.
LC ClassificationsVE25.A1 S77 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination40 p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL878957M
ISBN 100160456983
LC Control Number95166122

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