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The Maryland National Guard

A History of Maryland's Military Forces


by Joseph M. Balkoski

Last update: January 2, 2009

225 Pages
Over 300 illustrations and photos
Hardcover, large 8 x 11 size, high quality glossy paper

The Maryland National Guard: A History of Maryland's Military Forces, published by the MD National Guard Historical Society, examines in detail one of the oldest and proudest military organizations in the United States. Maryland soldiers have played pivotal roles in all of America's armed conlficts. Since 1917, they have been a major component of the famed 29th "Blue and Gray" Division, which stormed Omaha Beach on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Discover Maryland's military heritage in this riveting book.

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