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Captured [electronic resource] : the forgotten men of Guam / Roger Mansell ; edited by Linda Goetz Holmes.

Mansell, Roger. (Author). Holmes, Linda Goetz. (Added Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781612511238 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Annapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, c2012.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted Contents Note: Last days of paradise: summer 1941 -- Japan attacks -- The Japanese invasion -- The Japanese occupy Guam -- Voyage into prison -- Those left behind: the Chamorros and military in hiding -- Zentsuji: the first months -- Civilians in Kobe -- Life in Zentsuji -- Labor at Zentsuji -- Transfer to Osaka -- The Doolittle Raid -- Hirohata #1: home for the eighty eightballs -- The first christmas in Japan -- The men of Bataan and Corregidor arrive -- Hirohata #2: a new camp and POWs from the Philippines -- Tanagawa -- Chikko: the Osaka main camp -- Osaka-Umeda: wartime experiences -- Thirty-seven months in hell -- Rokuroshi -- Pathways to hell -- The end nears -- The end comes -- Operation Ramp: the return of allied military personnel -- Operation magic carpet: home again.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. New York Naval Institute Press 2012 Available via World Wide Web.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Guam.
World War, 1939-1945 > Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
Prisoners of war > Japan.
Prisoners of war > United States.
Prisoners of war > Guam.
United States > Armed Forces > Guam > Biography.
Guam > History > Japanese occupation, 1941-1944.
Genre: Electronic books.

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