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2 edition of War medals found in the catalog.

War medals

Derek Ernest Johnson

War medals

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Published by Barker in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Military decorations.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 148-149.

    Statement[by] Derek E. Johnson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUB430 .J64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination154 p.;
    Number of Pages154
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5397228M
    ISBN 100213003088
    LC Control Number72868103


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