Railroading in Eighteen Countries: The Story of American Railroad Men Serving in the Military Railway Service, 1862 to 1953

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1955 - World War, 1939-1945 - 351 pages
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Om den amerikanske militære jernbanedrift over hele verden, fra den amerikanske borgerkrig til koreakrigen. Hovedvægt på anden verdenskrig.

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Author: Gray, Carl Raymond, 1889-
Title: Railroading in eighteen countries; the story of
American railroad men serving in the Military Railway
Service, 1862 to 1953.
Published: New York, Scribner, 1955.
Description: 351 p. illus. 24 cm.
LC Call No.: UG523.G7
Dewey No.: 358.2 356.95*
Subjects: United States. Army. Military Railway Service.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation.
Control No.: 9329956
This book is a history of the Military Railway Service of the United States Army from its inception in 1862 through the end of the Korean War in 1953. Included in the book are many photographs of the personnel and equipment of the M.R.S., maps of some of the railroads operated by M.R.S. Units, Tables of the units that deployed, and their assignments, and a table of the Units that were affiliated with, and filled by, personnel from US Railroad Companies.
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number: 55-10490
 

Contents

Origin and Development of the Military Railway Service 18611919
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Reorganization of Military Railway Service 19191942
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Military Railway Service Troops and Their Training 1942
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