1 edition of War book of the U.S.S. Kroonland found in the catalog.
War book of the U.S.S. Kroonland
|Contributions||Nixon, Fred W.|
|LC Classifications||MLCM 91/02030 (F)|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||117 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||117|
|LC Control Number||90192874|
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War Book of the U.S.S. Kroonland, "Empress of the Seas" Hardcover – January 1, by Ralph M. Griswold (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover, January 1, "Please retry" — — — Author: Ralph M. Griswold. War Book of the USS Kroonland - to Covers years that the USS Kroonland was used as a troop transport ship during WWI.
It was used as a. "The Kroonland War Book originated at a meeting held at the Ship's Welfare Committee, at which meeting Ensign Fred W. Nixon was appointed editor"--Page Description: pages:.
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