Kentucky Marine: Major General Logan Feland and the Making of the Modern USMC (Paperback)
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A native of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Major General Logan Feland (1869-1936) played a major role in the development of the modern Marine Corps. Highly decorated for his heroic actions during the battle of Belleau Wood in World War I, Feland led the hunt for rebel leader Augusto C sar Sandino during the Nicaraguan revolution from 1927 to 1929-an operation that helped to establish the Marines' reputation in guerrilla warfare and search-and-capture missions. Yet, despite rising to become one of the.
About the Author
David J. Bettez served as director of the Office of International Affairs at the University of Kentucky.