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soldier and his religion ...

United States. War Dept. Bureau of Public Relations

soldier and his religion ...

by United States. War Dept. Bureau of Public Relations

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] in [Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Army -- Chaplains,
  • Soldiers -- Religious life

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPrepared by the Women"s Interests Section, War Department, Bureau of Public Relations
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 17, [1] p. incl. tables.
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15465268M
    LC Control Number42037844

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