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

Author/creator Mansell, Roger
Other author/creatorHolmes, Linda Goetz.
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoAnnapolis, Md. : Naval Institute Press, ©2012.
Descriptionx, 255 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
Portion of title Forgotten men of Guam
Contents 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.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN 2012024311
ISBN9781612511146 (hbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN1612511147 (hbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN9781612511238 (e-book)
ISBN1612511236 (e-book)

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