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Author Johnston, Carolyn, 1948-
Title My father's war : fighting with the Buffalo soldiers in World War II / Carolyn Ross Johnston.
Published Tuscaloosa : University of Alabama Press, c2012.
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 Floor2  D769.31 92nd J65 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xiii, 223 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references ( p. [201]-212) and index.
Contents The Buffalo soldiers at the World War II Memorial -- "This is your father" -- The road to war -- Training at Fort Huachuca -- Marriage and Bisbee -- Buffalo soldiers in the Jim Crow army -- Maneuvers in Louisiana -- "I'll be seeing you": the long wait -- Combat in Italy: September 1944-January 1945 -- From defeat to victory: February-November 1945 -- Coming home -- My search for my father's war -- Fort Huachuca -- Carlisle and the battle for memory -- Notes from Italy -- The Buffalo soldiers at the Capitol Rotunda.
Subject United States. Army. Infantry Division, 92nd.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Italy.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American.
Johnston, Eugene Edwin, 1915-2006.
United States. Army -- Officers -- Biography.
ISBN 0817317686 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780817317683 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780817386207 (ebook)
0817386203 (ebook)
OCLC number 769430602