Too Young the Heroes A World War II Marine's Account of Facing a Veteran Enemy at Guadalcanal, the Solomons and Okinawa

by George Lince

Too Young the Heroes A World War II Marine's Account of Facing a Veteran Enemy at Guadalcanal, the Solomons and Okinawa Synopsis

Right after Pearl Harbor, the author joined the Marines at 17. After boot camp, he went to the First Marine Division, taking part in some of the bloodiest fighting in the Pacific, including the landing on Okinawa where he was wounded. The author and others fought under terrible conditions, yet they persevered. This is the author's story of combat and of growing up.

Book Information

ISBN: 9780786476077
Publication date: 30th May 2013
Author: George Lince
Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 207 pages
Categories: Second World War, 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000, Memoirs,

About George Lince

George Lince lives in Rome, New York.

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