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Remembrance Begins, 1919–1923: From the End of the Great War to the Creation of the American Battle Monuments Commission

Thomas H. Conner

in War and Remembrance: The Story of the American Battle Monuments Commission

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780813176314
eISBN:
9780813176345
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813176314.003.0002
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter looks at the establishment of the ABMC and the history of American cemeteries and monuments in Europe. During the First World War, in a span of about seven months, America left more than ... More


Kentucky Marine: Major General Logan Feland and the Making of the Modern USMC

David J. Bettez

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813144573
eISBN:
9780813145143
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813144573.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

Although Major General Logan Feland was a nationally and internationally prominent Marine Corps officer during his lifetime, he is relatively unknown 75 years after his death. After growing up in the ... More


McCrea, Egan, and the Maryland Campaign

Brian R. McEnany

in For Brotherhood and Duty: The Civil War History of the West Point Class of 1862

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
September 2015
ISBN:
9780813160627
eISBN:
9780813165479
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160627.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

Tully McCrea is released from the hospital and travels north. He finds George Gillespie, George Suter, and George Custer (his former roommate) in the camps around Alexandria discussing how Ranald ... More


Retirement

David J. Bettez

in Kentucky Marine: Major General Logan Feland and the Making of the Modern USMC

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813144573
eISBN:
9780813145143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813144573.003.0016
Subject:
History, Military History

Approaching mandatory retirement at age sixty-four, Feland undertakes personal projects in 1933. He tries to find a movie producer for a script he wrote about Belleau Wood and collaborates at one ... More


World War I through Belleau Wood

David J. Bettez

in Kentucky Marine: Major General Logan Feland and the Making of the Modern USMC

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780813144573
eISBN:
9780813145143
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813144573.003.0007
Subject:
History, Military History

Feland travels to France with General Pershing and the first AEF contingent on the SS Baltic. As second in command of the Fifth Marine Regiment in France under Charles Doyen and then Wendell Neville, ... More


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