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chronology of French military campaigns and expeditions with their postal markings

William M. Waugh

chronology of French military campaigns and expeditions with their postal markings

by William M. Waugh

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Published by The Society, War Cover Club in New York, N.Y, Jamesburg, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France,
  • France.
    • Subjects:
    • Postal service -- France -- History.,
    • Cancellations (Philately) -- France.,
    • Postmarks -- France.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby William M. Waugh and Stanley J. Luft ; edited by Robert G. Stone for the France and Colonies Philatelic Society.
      ContributionsLuft, Stanley Jeremie, 1927-, Stone, Robert Granville, 1907-, France and Colonies Philatelic Society.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUH85.F7 W38 1984
      The Physical Object
      Pagination194 p. :
      Number of Pages194
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2979298M
      LC Control Number84229006

      Washington writes Henry Laurens, president of the Continental Congress, confidentially, about a plan for a French campaign against the British in Canada that Lafayette very much wants to lead. In , during the Seven Years War, the French had been driven out of . Campaigns: World War II (Algeria-French Morocco, Tunisia, Sicily, Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes-Alsace, Central Europe), Vietnam (Counteroffensive Phases II/III/IV/V/VI, Tet and Tet/69 Counteroffensives, Summer-Fall ), Armed Forces Expeditions (Panama).

      The military history of France during World War II covers the period from until , which witnessed French military participation under the French Third Republic (established in Paris then Bordeaux), and the period from until , which was marked by mainland and overseas military administration and influence struggles for the French colonies (under the command of Admiral. This chronology of events from the American Civil War was extracted from Civil War Naval Chronology, , published in by the Naval Historical volume is out of print but copies are available for use at large university or public libraries, and at Government Depository libraries (Catalog No. DC 49/Comp).

        I don't think there is any doubt that the French are a serious player and highly professional and effective. Especially the French intervention in Mali gave American strategists some pause and evidence that shock and awe and insane defence spendin. American Revolution - American Revolution - French intervention and the decisive action at Virginia Capes: The entrance of France into the war, followed by that of Spain in and the Netherlands in , effected important changes in the naval aspect of the war. The Spanish and Dutch were not particularly active, but their role in keeping British naval forces tied down in Europe was.


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