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General Kenney Reports

A Personal History of the Pacific War

by George C. Kenney

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  • 25 Currently reading

Published by US Government Printing Office .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military - Aviation,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Modern - 20th Century,
  • History / Modern / 20th Century,
  • History - General History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages612
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9730117M
    ISBN 100160613728
    ISBN 109780160613722


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He posthumously received the Medal of Honor in World War II. Walker joined the United States Army inafter the American entry into World War s/wars: World War II, Kokoda Track. Kenney was assigned as commander of Air University at Maxwell AFB, Ala. While there, he wrote General Kenney Reports: A Personal History of the Pacific War, which is characteristically candid and one of the very best memoirs of the war.

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