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The storm on our shores : one island, two soldiers, and the forgotten battle of World War II

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"May 1943. The Battle of Attu raged on the Aleutian island amidst Arctic cold, impenetrable fog, and rocketing winds. American and Japanese forces fought a yearlong campaign, suffering thousands of casualties. Among them was Japanese medic Paul Nobuo Tatsuguchi, a Hiroshima native who had been educated in California. He loved America, but was called to enlist in the Imperial Army of Japan. Heartsick, Tatsuguchi performed his duties and kept a diary--never knowing that finding it would lead Dick Laird, a Silver Star-decorated American soldier, to find solace for his own tortured soul." --Provided by publisher.

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Sodus Community Library LP 940.54 OBM (Text)
Large Print
52148300510017
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08/03/2019
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