Richard Wheeler

Richard Wheeler was a Marine veteran of the Pacific campaign and the author of Iwo and The Bloody Battle for Suribachi among other military history books. He called Pine Grove, PA his home before his death.

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IWO
The story of one of the bloodiest battles in history, resulting in the raising of the American flag... Read More
BLOODY BATTLE FOR SURIBACHI
This classic narrative chronicles the savage four-day struggle to wrest Mount Suribachi from its... Read More
BLOODY BATTLE FOR SURIBACHI
This timeless narrative chronicles the savage four-day struggle to wrest Mount Suribachi from the... Read More
A SPECIAL VALOR
If the U.S. Marines gave birth to a legend in the halls of Montezuma in the nineteenth century,... Read More
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2016 Naval History Conference

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