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Hill of sacrifice the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific at Punchbowl by Doug Carlson

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Published by Island Heritage in Norfolk Island, Australia, Honolulu, Hawaii .
Written in English


  • National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Doug Carlson.
SeriesAn Island heritage book
LC ClassificationsD836.H66 C37 1982
The Physical Object
Pagination63 p. :
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3794302M
ISBN 100896100855
LC Control Number81083482

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