story of the Royal Army Service Corps, 1939-1945. by Great Britain. Army. Royal Army Service Corps.

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Published by G. Bell and Sons Ltd. in London .

Written in English

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  • Great Britain. Army. Royal Army Service Corps,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- Great Britain -- Royal Army Service Corps,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Supplies

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LC ClassificationsD760.S4 A5
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Pagination xxii, 720 p. :
Number of Pages720
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6195971M
LC Control Number56003472
OCLC/WorldCa6179725

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Beskrivelse af Royal Army Service Corps (RASC) i Den 2. Verdenskrig Opgaven for RASC var transport af personel og materiel for de britiske væbnede styrker. I bogen gennemgås korpsets organisation og de enheder korpset opstillede samt om transporttjeneste og logistisk støtte i øvrigt på de fronter hvor korpsets enheder var været indsat.

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