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Howlin" Mad vs. the Army

Harry A. Gailey

Howlin" Mad vs. the Army

conflict in command, Saipan, 1944

by Harry A. Gailey

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Published by Presidio in Novato, CA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smith, Holland M. 1882-1967,
  • Saipan, Battle of, Northern Mariana Islands, 1944,
  • Command of troops

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHarry A. Gailey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD767.99.S3 G34 1986
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 278 p., [7] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages278
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2708222M
    ISBN 100891412425
    LC Control Number86000765

    Actually Holland Smith's book was full of errors and falsehoods, and other Marine and naval personnel wanted nothing to do with it for that reason. The definitive work on the incident is "Howlin' Mad vs. The Army" by Harry Gailey. — Preceding unsigned comment added by . HOWLIN' MAD VS THE ARMY. Conflict in Command, Saipan Gailey, Harry A. THE DESERT RATS. The 7th. Armoured Division in World War II. Shop more Collections related to World War II. War-World War II. The Book Escape. 73 items. World War II. Biblio Pursuit. 48 items. World War II. Old Book Surfer. 9 items. Indonesia (World War II) Asia.

    Smith, Holland M., General, USMC Ret., and Percy Finch. CORAL AND BRASS. (The blunt, brash memoir by the commanding general at Tarawa, Saipan & Iwo Jima).   His publisher may have had problems with it as well; I can't remember the details, although Harry Gailey goes into this, in Howlin' Mad vs The Army. The upshot of it was that Smith plays fast and loose with the truth in that book and much of what .

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Howlin Mad vs The Army: Conflict in Command Saipan Hardcover – June 1, by Harry A. Gailey (Author)/5(12). Howlin' Mad vs. the Army is an intriguing, lucid study of two men, a battle, and a double-sided conflict. Ralph Smith, well into his nineties, contributed to the background of this book.

For the rest, the author, an historian at the University of California, San Jose, has done [etc.]/5(12). Howling Mad vs the Army: Conflict in Command Siapan Hardcover – July 1, by Harry A.

Gailey (Author)Author: Harry A. Gailey. Here, in this no-holds-barred investigation, is the truth behind the most bitter interservice controversy of World War II--when Lt. General H.M. Howlin Mad Smith, USMC, relieved Army Major General Ralph Smith of command of the 27th Infantry Division during the assault on Saipan, J /5.

Marine Corps Lt. Gen. H.M. "Howlin' Mad" Smith, Commander of V Amphibious Corps on J lead the assault against Saipan in the Marianas. Ashore was the 2nd and 4th Marine Divisions, who suffered sufficiently heavy initial casualties to commit the Army 27th Division.

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the Army The book helps explain the story that many WWII Army Vets who served in the 27th Division wish would be told. Howlin'Mad Smith Vs. the Army is a good read if you have read Mr. Love's book about the 27th Army Infantry Division during s: 1. This Book Review is brought to you for free and open access by the Journals at U.S.

Naval War College Digital Commons. It has been accepted for Coyle and Gailey: Howlin' Mad vs the Army Published by U.S. Naval War College Digital Commons, Title: Howlin' Mad vs the Army. Prior to "Howlin' Mad Versus the Army", people who wrote about Saipan accepted HM Smith's version of Saipan as the one true version of Saipan.

No one ever cited any Army source, such as Edmund Love's history of the 27th Infantry Division or tried to talk to any Army officer involved in the incident/5.

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Stephen Howarth, ed., Men of War: Great Naval Captains of World War II (New York: St. Martin’s Press, ). ‘Howlin’ Mad’ WWII Marine General Goes to War with Army Sharon Tosi Lacey O n the afternoon of Ja messenger from the Marines’ V Amphibious Corps headquarters entered the frontline command post of the Army’s 27th Infantry Division on Saipan and handed a.

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