Transportation Corps : military railroads and the Military Railway Service.

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Describes the organization and operation of the Military Railway Service.

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iv, 34 p. : diagrs. ; 17 cm.

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United States. War Department. March 27, 1944.

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  • Main Title: Transportation Corps : military railroads and the Military Railway Service.
  • Added Title: War Department field manual ; FM 55-50.
  • Alternate Title: Military railroads and the military railway service
  • Series Title: Transportation Corps
  • Series Title: War Department field manual

Description

Describes the organization and operation of the Military Railway Service.

Physical Description

iv, 34 p. : diagrs. ; 17 cm.

Notes

"27 March 1944."

Supersedes TM 5-400, Military railways and inland waterways (30 Nov. 1940), including Changes no. 1 (4 Mar. 1942).

Contents: 1. General -- 2. Railway transportation -- 3. Railway operation.

Listed in 1944 Monthly catalog, p. 586.

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  • March 27, 1944

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  • Nov. 13, 2009, 10:17 p.m.

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United States. War Department. Transportation Corps : military railroads and the Military Railway Service., book, March 27, 1944; Washington D.C.. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc9950/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.