Evans Fordyce Carlson (1896-1947)

Pays :États-Unis
Langue :anglais
Sexe :masculin
Naissance :1896
Mort :1947
Note :
United States Marine Corps General. He was a Captain in the United States Army during World War, and, after resigning from the Army in 1919, enlisted in the Marine Corps as a Private in 1922. He was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in 1923 and served as an intelligence and operations officer before resigning as a Captain in 1939. Commissioned a Major in the Marine Reserves in 1941, he was promoted to Lieutenant Colonel in command of the Second Marine Raider Battalion, a commando force which became known as Carlson's Raiders. The Raiders, whose battle cry was "Gung Ho!", took part in successful attacks on Makin Island and Guadalcanal before being merged with three other battalions in 1943. He was badly wounded at Saipan in 1944 and retired with the rank of Brigadier General in 1946
ISNI :ISNI 0000 0001 0653 7755

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Auteur du texte2 documents

  • Evans F. Carlson on China at war, 1939-1941

    Description matérielle : 1 vol. (XIII-140 p.)
    Édition : Bei jing : wai wen chu ban she , 2004. - Bei jing : wai wen chu ban she , 2004 : 外文出版社 , 2004. - Bei jing : wai wen chu ban she , 2004 : 外文出版社 , 2004 : Foreign languages press , 2004

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb414469618]
  • Twin stars of China

    a behind-the-scenes story of China's valiant struggle for existence by a U.S. Marine who lived & moved with the people

    Description matérielle : 1 vol. (XIX-276 p.-[15] f. de pl.)
    Description : Note : Publ. précédemment par : Dodd, Mead, à New York, en 1940
    Édition : Bei jing : wai wen chu ban she , 2003. - Bei jing : wai wen chu ban she , 2003 : 外文出版社 , 2003. - Bei jing : wai wen chu ban she , 2003 : 外文出版社 , 2003 : Foreign Languages Press , 2003

    [catalogue][http://catalogue.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/cb414239180]

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Sources de la notice

  • Evans F. Carlson on China at war, 1939-1941 / Evans F. Carlson, 2004
  • LCNA (2007-03-02)

Biographie Wikipedia

  • Evans Fordyce Carlson (né le 26 février 1896 et décédé 27 mai 1947) fut un général du Corps des Marines des États-Unis lors de la Seconde Guerre mondiale.

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