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Private Soldiers A Year in Iraq with a Wisconsin National Guard Unit by Benjamin Buchholz

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Published by Wisconsin Historical Society Press .
Written in English


  • Military - Iraq War (2003-),
  • Military - United States,
  • Military - Veterans,
  • Military Combat Units,
  • Military History - 1990-,
  • History,
  • History - Military / War,
  • 21st century,
  • Iraq War, 2003-,
  • National Guard,
  • Personal narratives, American,
  • Wisconsin.,
  • Military

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsJoseph Streeter (Photographer), Nathan Olson (Photographer)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages200
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11062335M
ISBN 100870203959
ISBN 109780870203954

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