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345th

Richard Amos Percy

345th

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Published by Dorrance in Pittsburgh, Penn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Percy, Richard Amos.,
    • United States. Army. Air Corps. Airdrome Squadron, 345th.,
    • United States. Army. Air Corps -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American.,
    • Aviation mechanics (Persons) -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesThree hundred and fourty fifth
      Statementby Richard Amos Percy.
      GenrePersonal narratives, American., Biography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD790 .P387 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination85 p. ;
      Number of Pages85
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3659535M
      LC Control Number2002524273


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