WW 2 JAPANESE PHRASE Book 1944 RESTRICTED War Dept Washington and Field notes For Sale
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WW 2 JAPANESE PHRASE Book 1944 RESTRICTED War Dept Washington and Field notes: $30
here is a vintage RESTRICTED "JAPANESE PHRASE BOOK" from the WAR DEPARTMENT WASHINGTON FEB, 28 1944. this vintage field book has "PROPERTY OF HEAD QUARTERS 1ST. BR." in pen on outside top front cover, possibly "bomber reconnaissance" or "Radio Communication Bureau"? there are 2 dirty index cards with roman numerals on each-one has 7 numbers the other 16 numbers, each number has a jotted down short note- some examples are "OKINAWA BOUND, ADVANCED UNIT, SUICIDE ATTACK, OUR MAN BOY HERO, 3 DOWN, RELIEVED 96TH DIVISION ON LINE, LIFE IN A FOX HOLE, 21 DAYS IN ONE HOLE OR LIFE IN A TOMB, ECT. from what I gather this is actuall field jotting of experiences or possibly chapters in a book? these were stuck in the phrase book. the book has no rips tears or defacing but has normal light staining and cover wear, with light wrinkles and dirt on white cloth binding. there is an old pencil price in top inner title page that can easily be erased. please view all pics and read full item condition.