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451 Index Aachen, Germany, 47, 264–65, 267, 271, 276 Abrams, Creighton “Abe,” 74, 302 Achenar, USS, 176, 182, 184, 187 Acheson, Dean, 381–82, 384 Akers, Russell Franklin “Red,” Jr., 173–74, 195–96, 277, 290, 293 Alanbrooke. See Brooke, Alan Alexander, Harold R. L. G.: Bradley and, 114, 116, 160; command and, 91, 103, 238; comparison to, 159; on enemy, 109; Montgomery and, 236, 306; Operation HUSKY and, 122–23; Patton and, 96, 111, 133–34, 136; report from, 94; Tunisia and, 104–6 Allen, Leven “Lev” Cooper, 80–81, 153, 240, 247, 247ph, 253, 270, 295, 347 Allen, “Terrible” Terry, 72, 89, 102, 106, 109– 10, 126, 128, 131, 133, 139–41, 147, 183 Almond, Edward, 70 American Legion, 342, 351–52 amphibious training, 87–89 Anaconda Mines (Montana), 53–55 Ancon, USS, 128–32, 130ph Anderson, Dempsey, 31, 32 Anderson, Kenneth, 90, 103, 106, 108ph, 110, 117 Ardennes, 6, 249, 262, 264, 271–72, 274–75, 278–79, 281–82, 285. See also Bulge, Battle of the Army War College, 73–74 Note: page numbers followed by ph indicate photographs and those followed by m indicate maps. Army-­ Navy baseball game of 1913, xxv–xxx Arnim, Jürgen von, 89, 116 Arnold, Benedict, 33 Arnold, Henry “Hap,” 78, 217, 227 Atkinson, Rick, 118, 235 atomic bombs, 371–72 Augusta, USS, 16, 175–82, 181ph, 186, 190 Baldwin, Hanson, 107, 176, 184, 200–201, 371 Barenthin, Walter, 109 Bartley, Tony, 196 Barton, Raymond A. “Tubby,” 166, 187, 254–55 Baruch, Bernard, 335 Bastogne, 284, 286, 291–92, 296, 299, 302, 304 Bayfield, USS, 187 Beast Barracks, xxv Beauchamp, Edward “Beachy” C., 258 Bell for Adano, A (Hersey), 178 Bennett, Paul G., 142 Benson, Clarence C., 98 Berlin Airlift, 361 Bernard, Lyle A., 142 Best Years of Our Lives, The (Wyler), 353–54 Beukema, Hal, 387 Bigland, Thomas S.: 4, 193; after invasion, 194–96; assignment of, 170–73; Battle of the Bulge and, 287–88, 290, 292–94, 296–300, 312–13; Bradley and, 240–41, 243, 251, 307; celebration and, 331; diary 452 Index of, 13; on Eisenhower, 316; end of war and, 326; George VI and, 264–65; memoir and, 387; Montgomery and, 251, 302, 308; on Omaha Beach, 190; Operation MARKET-­ GARDEN and, 262; Operation PLUNDER and, 321; in Paris, 252–55; Patton and, 257–58; photograph of, 171ph; on progress of war, 261; report from, 239; routine of, 249–50; on Sibert, 275; on St. Lô, 229; on tanks, 210; on USS Achenar, 176–77 Bigland’s War (Bigland), 13 Bizerte, 106, 116, 118–19 Blair, Clay, Jr., 7, 11, 387 Blumenson, Martin, 225 Bogie, Nettie, 22 Bogie, Opal, 22, 194 Bohn, John J., 199 Bolling, Alexander R., 88 “Bonus Marches,” 337, 342 Boyle, Hal, 8, 221 Bradford, Berenger “Bill,” 173 Bradley, Elizabeth “Lee” (daughter), 58, 189, 387 Bradley, Esther Dora Buhler “Kitty” (second wife), 10–12, 139, 386–88, 387ph Bradley, John Smith (father), 22, 23ph, 26–27 Bradley, Mary Elizabeth Quayle (first wife), 11, 27, 29, 46, 48, 52–53, 58, 79, 189, 344, 386–87 Bradley, Omar Nelson “Brad”: with 12th Army Group, 239–40; with 14th Infantry Regiment, 49–53; with 28th Infantry Division, 84, 88; with 82nd Infantry Division, 81–83; in Africa, 90–96; after invasion, 193–94; as Army Chief of Staff, 359–63; at Army War College, 73–74; assessment of, 327–28; on baseball team, xxv–xxix, 36–37, 43; Battle of the Bulge and, 281–82, 285–91, 294–300, 303–4, 310–14; at Camp Claiborne, 81–85; at Camp Gordon, 87; capsule HQ and, 247– 48; on Carentan, 191–93; celebration and, 331; at CGSS, 64–66; as Chairman of Joint Chiefs, 367ph, 368–71, 384–86; character of, 6–7; Cherbourg and, 195–97; at City of Flies, 127; on command, 238; command crisis and, 306–8; communications and, 249–50, 295–96; on Concept, 274; context for biography of, 3–5, 16–17; death of, 387– 88; deployment of, 88–89; desegregation and, 363–66; early life of, 21–32; end of war and, 324–27; in England, 152–54, 156–57, 159–60; on equipment, 210–11; Falaise Gap and, 245–46; FDR and, 153–54; at Fort Benning, 60–62, 67–73, 78–81; FUSAG and, 151–52, 154, 156–58; George VI and, 265; German counterattack and, 281; in Hawaii, 63; image of, 9; invasion planning and, 161–63, 168–72, 175–78; Jensen and, 98...

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9780826273925
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9780826221360
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OCLC
1002300081
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490
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2017-09-02
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English
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