Stars and Stripes, 1945. 1st edition. Wraps. 1st edition. A Good + copy. 16mo., 32 pp., illustrated with maps, and b&w photographs. Photo-illustrated wraps, with the title and unit insignia, the Thunderbird, in yellow and red. Light wear to the wraps. Private reference number taped onto the front panel. A Good + copy. *** Published in December 1944, as the last unit history is cited as December 15, 1944, with the unit in the Lembach-Wingen valley. It chronicles the units actions in Sicily, Salerno, Anzio, and Operation Dragoon (Southern France). It is the Division that catoonist Bill Mauldin served in. Its commanding officer, Robert T. Frederick received 8 Purple Hearts during WWII, the most of any American Serviceman. ***. Good +. Item #23350
'This is one of a series of G.I. Stories of the Ground, Air and Service Forces in the European Theater of Operations, issued by the Stars and Stripes, a Publication of the Information and Education Division, Special and Information Services ETOUSA' inside flap.