By Jean-Michel Veranneman
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This compelling memoir tracks the battle studies of a radio wireman within the eleventh Infantry Regiment of the 5th Infantry department. Born in Brooklyn and having left university within the 6th grade to paintings, the writer enlisted on the age of 17. The e-book explores his time in wrestle, while he laid down cord for radio communications, usually alongside front traces and through battles, continually alert for German troops.
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Belgium in the Second World War by Jean-Michel Veranneman