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A Brief History of the 7th Marines

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A Brief History of the 7th Marines
  • History and Museums Division, Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps, Washington, D.C., 1980
    • 96 pages, 59 photos, 1 illustration, 13 maps
  • Free PDF download
This is a concise narrative of the regiment from its initial activation in 1917 through its participation in World War II, the Korean War, and the war in Vietnam. This is the tenth in a series of regimental histories created to cover each of the infantry and artillery regiments in the Fleet Marine Force, active and reserve.

Contents
  • Genesis and the Cuban Prelude
  • World War II Rebirth and South Pacific Deployment
  • Guadalcanal
  • New Britain
  • Peleliu
  • Okinawa
  • North China Intervention and Occupation
  • Aggression in Korea: Return to Asia
  • Cuba Again and a New Caribbean Deployment
  • The Second Indochina War
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Appendices
    • Commanding Officers, 7th Marines
    • Chronology, 7th Marines
    • Honors of the 7th Marines
    • 7th Marines Medal of Honor Recipients

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