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Military influences on Washington history

Military influences on Washington history

proceedings of a conference, March 29-31, 1984, Camp Murray, Tacoma, Washington

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Published by Headquarters Washington Army National Guard? in [Tacoma? Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington (State) -- History.,
  • Washington (State) -- History, Military.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Washington (State) -- History.,
  • United States -- Armed Forces -- Washington (State) -- Reserves -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited with an introduction by William Woodward.
    ContributionsWoodward, William, 1947-, Hansen, David M., Conference on Military Influences on Washington History (1984 : Pierce County Armory)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination236 p. :
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16575699M

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