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Synopsis: The inspiring true story of Charles William Gebhardt will take you to the actual events of the 7th Infantry Division, 17th Infantry Regiment as they travel from the Aleutians to the Marshall Islands then on to the Philippines. This fascinating story of friendship, courage, bravery, and sacrifice will take you from Charles hardship as a child to the reality of war. Charles and his best friend Harold will touch your heart as they put you in another place, another time, as you read the letters they have written. As they take you along with the magnificent fighting 17th, 32nd, and 184th Regiments of the 7th Infantry Division known as the "Hourglass," you will remember the brave and courageous men who have sacrificed so much for our freedom. Feel the emotion of these two men who seen the Pacific War from the front seat of the greatest fighting force the world has ever seen. Once you read about the training and the battles of this Great Division, you will see that there is not An Ordinary Soldier.
A remarkable true story that brings the Pacific Theater experience to vivid life, and a welcome contribution to military history. -- Midwest Book Review
James A. Cox
Anyone who wants to draw back the curtains on part of World War II, I highly recommend An Ordinary Soldier. -- (17th Infantry Regiment Association, Leslie Drumhiller)
Title: AN ORDINARY SOLDIER: The Charles William ...
Publication Date: 2004
Book Condition: Good
Edition: 0th Edition.
Book Description AuthorHouse, 2004. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1418401641
Book Description AuthorHouse, 2004. Hardcover. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P111418401641