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88th Infantry Division Association, Inc.

88th Infantry Division Association, Inc.

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Published by Turner in Paducah, Ky .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.,
  • Mediterranean Region.
    • Subjects:
    • United States. Army. Infantry Division, 88th -- History.,
    • United States. Army. Infantry Division, 88th -- Biography -- Dictionaries.,
    • 88th Infantry Division Association -- Registers.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Mediterranean Region.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 35) and index.

      Other titles88th Infantry Division, "Blue Devils", Eighty-eighth Infantry Division Association, Inc.
      Statement[Claude "Doc" Waters, editor].
      ContributionsWaters, Claude, 1923-, 88th Infantry Division Association.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD769.31 88th .A15 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination192 p. :
      Number of Pages192
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1575673M
      ISBN 101563110369
      LC Control Number91075229
      OCLC/WorldCa27152867

      Campaigns. Activated in , the 86th Infantry Division served in France during World War World War II, the "Blackhawk" division arrived in France in March It quickly proceeded to Germany, where it took part in the fierce fighting in the Ruhr area. It then was ordered to move southward and crossed the Danube River on Ap , advancing into Austria. The 89th Infantry Division landed in France at Le Havre, 21 January , and engaged in several weeks of precombat training before moving up to the Sauer River into jump-off positions east of Echternach, 11 March The next day, the offensive began, and the 89th plunged across the Sauer in a rapid advance to and across the Moselle, 17 March.

      The 77th Infantry Reserve Officers Association is a New York not-for-profit corporation made up of officers and non-commissioned officers (E5 and above) who served in the 77th Infantry Division and its successor units from World War II up to the present time.   U.S. ARMY ARMORED DIVISION - Organization, Doctrine, Equipment 8th AD Association is a good source for interesting pictures. A M4A3 mm from the .

      History of the st Infantry Regiment, 88th Infantry Division, April, to May, Creator: editor, C.W. Waters. Washingtion, D.C.: Infantry Journal Press, Original khaki colored cloth with pictorial cover in black and blue. On the frsont board is embossed "Percy Earl LeStourgeon" surrounded with a blue oval. LeStorgeon was a colonel in this division, according to the list at the rear of the book.


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The history of the 88th begins with the 88th Infantry Division. The Division was organized on Aug at Camp Dodge, Iowa. A year later, in Augustthe Division arrived in France. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

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The 88th Infantry Division was an infantry division of the United States Army that saw service in both World War I and World War was one of the first of the Organized Reserve divisions to be called into federal service, created nearly "from scratch" after the implementation of the draft in Previous divisions were composed of either Regular Army or National Guard : United States Army.

88th Infantry Division World War 2 Page. 2, likes 7 talking about this. The 88th Infantry Division was one of the first all draftee divisions to enter the ers: K. The 88th Infantry Division (German: Infanterie-Division) was a major fighting formation of the German Army ().It was created in Decemberand first saw combat in the Battle of France, and was then posted to security Decemberthe division was shifted to the southern sector of the Eastern Front, where it fought until February when it was encircled near Cherkassy Branch: Army.

Ordered to Louisiana for maneuvers with the Third Army, the 88th stacked up against such major units as the 31st Infantry Division, 95th Infantry Division and the 11th Armored Division as it mock-battled its way through central and western Louisiana and the east central part of Texas from 28 June to 22 August.

The Blue Devils in Italy: a History of the 88th Infantry Division in World War 11 by John P. Delaney. 88th Infantry Division Association Book.

Good. Soft cover. N/d. Draftee Division is at once a history of the 88th Division, an analysis of American unit mobilization during World War II, and an insight into the savage Italian Campaign.

After an introduction placing the division in historical context, separate chapters address personnel, training, logistics, and overseas by: 4. is an archive of Documents, Pictures and Stories about the 88th Infantry Division Blue Devils, the th Infantry Regiment, the th Infantry Regiment, st Infantry Regiment, th Field Artillery, th Field Artillery Battalion, th Field Artillery, th Field Artillery, th Combat Engineers, th Medical Battalion, the Memorial Monument, B.

Mestas. The division was finally inactivated on 24 October in Italy. Today the 88th’s lineage lives on as the 88th Regional Support Command, U.S. Army Reserve, with headquarters at Fort Snelling, Minnesota. In days of combat, the 88th Infantry Division lost 2, men killed in action and 9, men wounded.

CONTACT S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL Phone: 12th Armored Division Association. likes 3 talking about this. 88th Infantry Division Blue Devils. Society & Culture Website. 10th Armored Division Education.

U.S. ARMY ARMORED DIVISION - Organization, Doctrine, Equipment. Book. th Infantry Association WWII Inc. Nonprofit Followers: The Blue Devil Association, the alumni association for the 88th ARCOM, the 88th RSC, and the 88th RRC, has produced two coins commemorating the service of the 88th Infantry Division in World War I and World War II, and the continuing service of the 88th designation in the Army Reserve.

The 88th Infantry Division arrived at Casablanca, French Morocco, 15 Decemberand moved to Magenta, Algeria, on the 28th for intensive training. It arrived at Naples, Italy, 6 Februaryand concentrated in the Piedmont d'Alife area for combat training.

88th Infantry DIVISION - Blue Devils (Cloverleaf WWI) The dates after the campaign name are the dates of the campaign not of the division. The Army Almanac: A Book of Facts Concerning the Army of the United States;, U.S. Government Printing Office. Army Battle Casualties and Nonbattle Deaths in World War II, Final Report, 1 December 88th Infantry Regiment Civil War Fifth Regiment Irish Brigade; Mrs.

Meagher's Own. History. Mustered in: September to January Mustered out: J The following is taken from New York in the War of the Rebellion, 3rd ed. Frederick Phisterer. Albany: J.

Lyon Company,   History of 36th Division from GI-issued booklet. 10th Mountain Division: Good site. Honor Roll has names of those killed in Italy. 88th Infantry Division Association: New and under construction.

New site. The Polar Bear Association: th Infantry Regiment of the 85th Division created by John Heiser, Historian for the Polar Bears. In mid-March, the th Infantry Regiment of the 85th Infantry Division came across from North Africa, landed at Naples during a sneak Nazi harbor and dock raid and was attached to the 88th.

Moving immediately to the front, this regiment went into the line on 17 March and relieved the th which moved back to a rest area in the vicinity of. The 88th Infantry Division was the first all-selective service division in combat and was rated as one of the very best U.S.

Army divisions in WWII. Summary: Originally published in by the Infantry Journal Press as the official unit history for the 88th Infantry Division in World War II. Note: This alphabetical index to the Guide to Federal Records in the National Archives of the United States is based on a paper version with the same title compiled in The index does not reflect updates to the Guide.

The updated web version of the Guide .The Blue Devils in Italy: a History of the 88th Infantry Division in World War 11 Author John P. Delaney Format/binding Paperback Book condition Used - Good Binding Paperback Publisher 88th Infantry Division Association Keywords Americana Military Bookseller catalogs Americana.88th Infantry Division The 88th Infantry Division, nicknamed both the “Fighting Blue Devils” and the Clover Leaf Division,” was the first division to be created entirely from scratch following the implementation of the draft in The division was activated on 15 Julyat Camp Gruber, Oklahoma, as a “triangular division”File Size: 92KB.