Monday, May 31, 2010
The United States Marines in North China 1945 - 1949 by Henry I. Shaw, Jr.
The United States Marines in North China 1945 - 1949
by Henry I. Shaw, Jr.
Printed 1960, Revised 1962, Reprinted 1968
Historical Branch, G-3 Division; Headquarters, U. S. Marine Corps
Washington, D. C. 20380 DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
HEADQUARTERS UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS
WASHINGTON, D. C. 20380
The United States Marines in North China, 1945-1949 is a concise narrative of the major events which took place when Marine ground and air units were deployed to the Asian mainland at the close of World War II. The text and appendices are based on official records, interviews with participants in the operations described, and reliable secondary sources. The pamphlet is published for the information of Marines and others interested in this significant period of Marine Corps history.
R. G. OWENS, JR
Brigadier General, U. S. Marine Corps
Assistant Chief of Staff, G-3
REVIEWED AND APPROVED: 29 April 1968
For the text of this article, which has been transcribed and posted online, go to this link.