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Author Freeman, Sally Mott, author.

Title The Jersey brothers [large print] : a missing naval officer in the Pacific and his family's quest to bring him home / by Sally Mott Freeman.

Publication Info. Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 2nd Fl Large Print Non-Fiction  LP 359 Fre    ---  Available
Edition Large print edition.
Description 901 pages (large print) ; 23 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Thorndike Press large print popular and narrative nonfiction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents April 1942, Luzon, the Philippines -- Benny -- Helen -- Bill -- Cabanatuan, Spring 1942 -- White House Map Room, April 1942 -- This force is bound for Tokyo -- Barton, 1930-1941 -- The perils of escape and a little baseball -- A brother's burden: the search -- Midway -- Under siege: JN-25 -- To Davao: en avant! -- And then there was one: USS Enterprise versus Japan -- The other war: Army-Navy football -- Happy days at the penal colony -- Winter's grief -- Escape: crime and punishment -- Farewell to the White House -- A tale of atrocities -- August 1943: allied war summit, Quebec, Canada -- Revenge on the innocent and a covert plan -- Secrets inside the oxygen tent -- Hero of Bataan versus the War Department -- Bad tidings -- Politics in Brisbane -- Proceed to Kwajalein -- The best-laid plans -- Initiation at Saipan -- Decampment -- September 1944, lilac hedges -- Hopes dashed -- Setbacks -- Through a prism: MacArthur's return -- What Benny knew -- The Oryoko Maru -- End game in the Pacific -- A sailor's nightmare -- In the end, a question of casualties and sea power -- No peace at lilac hedges -- Final hours -- Epilogue.
Subject Cross, Barton, 1918-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Philippines.
Prisoners of war -- Philippines -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisons and prisoners, Japanese.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- Philippines.
Cross family.
Cross, Helen, 1883-1966.
Mott, William C., 1911-1997.
United States. Navy -- Officers -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Washington (D.C.)
Large type books.
ISBN 9781410498649 (lg. print)
1410498646 (lg. print)

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