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amazon com duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill - in duffy s war stephen l harris has crafted a keenly researched and thoroughly engrossing history of the fighting 69th harris renders vivid portraits of father francis duffy wild bill donovan and the other new york irish who plunged into the horror of world war i s western front, duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and the - duffy s war focuses on the new york national guard s fighting 69th which became the army s 165th infantry the regiment was part of the 42nd rainbow division within the brigade commanded by douglas macarthur, duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and the - in duffy s war stephen l harris has crafted a keenly researched and thoroughly engrossing history of the fighting 69th harris renders vivid portraits of father francis duffy wild bill donovan and the other new york irish who plunged into the horror of world war i s western front, duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and - duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and the irish fighting 69th in world war i by stephen l harris 2007 paperback, duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and the - father duffy and william donovan were instrumental in sustaining the irish aura of the regiment in world war i stephen l harris a military historian begins with a powerful description of the funeral of father duffy at st patrick s cathedral in 1932, duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and the - duffy s war opens with the funeral of father francis duffey in new york father duffy had been the chaplain for the the 69th new york national guard 165th u s infantry during world war i in reality the book is about the unit during the war with emphasis on many people and only scattered tie ins with father duffy and his religious service to the predominantly catholic unit, duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill donovan and - the legendary fighting 69th took part in five major engagements during world war i it served in the front lines for almost 170 days suffering hundreds killed and thousands wounded, project muse duffy s war fr francis duffy wild bill - so there is something special about the 69th father duffy and william donovan were instrumental in sustaining the irish aura of the regiment in world war i stephen l harris a military historian begins with a powerful description of the funeral of father duffy at st patrick s cathedral in 1932