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U.S. Soldiers" and Airmen"s Home and the Naval Home

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Readiness Subcommittee

U.S. Soldiers" and Airmen"s Home and the Naval Home

hearing before the Readiness Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session, September 15, 1988

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Readiness Subcommittee

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States Soldiers" and Airmen"s Home,
  • Naval Home (Gulfport, Miss.),
  • United States Soldiers" Home

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    Other titlesUS Soldiers" and Airmen"s Home and the Naval Home
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 238 p. :
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17985957M

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