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USA Armor School Research Library TDCDE Fort Knox KY Bibliography January 2008
13th Cavalry - 13th Armor Including Battalions
NOTE: Currently, 1-13 Armor is scheduled to participate in a transition team function as part of the Armys transformation to a modular force. Plans call for the 13th Armor to convert back to the 13th Cavalry, with two squadrons (1st and 2d) slated to serve as reconnaissance squadrons in the 1st Armored Division (On Point (Fall 2006), p. 32)
... The insignia was redesignated for the 13th Cavalry Regiment with description updated on 23 May 2007 http://www.tioh.hqda.pentagon.mil/Cav/13CavalryRegiment.htm
Distinctive Unit Insignia / Coat of Arms
Index to Battalions:1st Battalion, pp. 23-28 2nd Battalion, pp. 29-32 3rd Battalion, p. 33 4th Battalion, p. 34
Associations13th Tank Bn, Co D 51 Mr. W. Laverne Shot Doll 735 W Elm St Lancaster WI 53813-1219 Phone: 608-723-2928 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (updated 2003)
U.S. Cavalry Associationhttp://www.uscavalry.org/
Bibliography13th Armored Regiment : A Working Bibliography of MHI Sources (15 Sep 06)http://ahecwebdds.carlisle.army.mil/awapps/pdfopener?smd=1&md=1&did=74010
BooksAtkinson, Rick. An army at dawn : the war in North Africa, 1942-1943. New York : Henry Holt & Co., 2002.U.S. 13th Armored Regiment, pp. 52, 222, 234, 511, 538 1st Battalion, p. 231 2nd Battalion, pp. 168, 206-7, 228, 365 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.5423 ATKINSON
8: The Dusty Trial: The Pancho Villa Punitive Expedition, 1916-1917. 13th U.S. Cavalry Regiment
Boot, Max. The savage wars of peace : small wars and the rise of American power. New York : Basic Books, c2002.
United States Units Regiments 13th Armored Regiment, pp. 105, 109, 113, 127, 144 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.5423 COGGINS
Coggins, Jack. The campaign for North Africa. Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1980.
13th Cavalry was stationed at the little border hamlet off Columbus, New Mexico USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 357 HE
Herr, John K. The story of the U.S. Cavalry, 1775-1942. Boston : Little, Brown, c1953. Chapter IX : Wars Beyond the Border (p. 233- ) In the winter of 1916, the
Colonel Raymond E. McQuillin, Commanding Office; includes Regimental Staff, Coat of Arms, History of the 13th Armored Regiment, The 13th Armored Regiment (L) in Action, 13th Armored Regiment (L) Personnel USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. CHAFFEE 355.071 THIRTEENT
Historical and pictorial review, First Armored Division of the United States Army, Fort Knox, Kentucky, 1941 - 13th Armored Regiment (L). Baton Rouge, La. : Army and Navy Pub. Co., 1941.
Armored Force 13th Armored Regiment, pp. 315, 318, 409 U.S. Cavalry 13th Cavalry (Mech), pp. 201, 208, 213, 225, 232, 233, 247, 267, 331, 409 U.S. Constabulary 13th Constabulary Squadron, pp. 433-34 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 357 HOFMANN
Hoffman, George F. Through mobility we conquer : the mechanization of U.S. Cavalry. Lexington, Ky. : The University Press of Kentucky, c2006.
Howe, George F. (George Frederick). The battle history of the 1st Armored Division, "Old Ironsides". Nashville, TN : Battery Press, 1979.Armored Regiments, 13th: pp. 89, 106, 127-138, 323-324, 330-332, 343347, 357-362 (see also: Beale, Benson, Bruss, Cairns, Carr, Cocke, Cohn, Cole, Crosby, Elliott, Gardiner, Hatcher, Howze, Mayshark, McWatters, Probstfeld, Robinett, Shapiro, Simmerman, Todd, Van Nostrand, Varner, Yeiter) USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. CHAFFEE 940.5412 HOWE
Howze, Hamilton H. (Hamilton Hawkins). A cavalryman's story : memoirs of a twentieth-century Army general. Washington : Smithsonian Institution Press, c1996.13th Armored Regiment, pp. 36, 68, 74, 88, 91, 100, 105, 116, 119, 120
13th Cavalry, p. 36 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. BIOGRAPH HOWZE
Combat Operations (p. 40) In the late Spring of 1942; however, the 1st Armored Division was shipped overseas to Northern Ireland with both its armored regiments equipped with M3s. One of these, the 13th, was assigned to the forces earmarked for the invasion of North Africa Diagram M3 (Insert) Caption: After Effect was a M3 of the 1st Armored Division, 13th Armored Regiment at Bizete, Tunisia during May of 1943. Photo w/caption (p. 48) : The first American tankers to see combat in North Africa under their own commander were elements of the 1st Armored Division, which too part in the invasion of Oran. This M3 from the 2nd Battalion, 13th Armored Regiment and its crew, were at Souk El Khemis . USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 358.18 MESKO
Mesko, Jim. M3 Lee/Grant in action. Carrollton, Tex. : Squadron/Signal Publications, c1995.
Old Ironsides, 1969. (First Armored Division Association (U.S.)) Dallas, Texas, Taylor Publishing Co., 1969.Officer
1st Brigade 1st Battalion, 13th Armor. LTC William E. Hattaway, Commanding 2nd Brigade 2nd Battalion, 13th Armor. LTC John M. Norton, Commanding
Officer USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. CHAFFEE 358.18 FIRST
Photos w/captions: 13th Armored Regiment - #46, #72 Photos w/captions: 2nd Battalion, 13th Armored Regiment - #55, #57, #58, #59, #60 Photo w/caption: 3rd Battalion, 13th Armored Regiment - #73 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 358.18 TANKS #21
Perrett, Bryan. Allied tanks : North Africa, World War II. [London] : Arms and Armour Press ; [New York, N.Y. : Distributed in the U.S. by Sterling Pub. Co.], 1986.
Robinett, Paul M. (Paul McDonald). Armor command; the personal story of a commander of the 13th Armored Regiment, of the CCB, 1st Armored Division, and of the Armored School during World War II. [Washington, c1958]USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.5412 ROBINETT
Sawicki, James A. Cavalry regiments of the US Army. Dumfries, Va. : Wyvern Publications, c1985.13th Cavalry, pp. 176-177 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. REF 357 SAWICKI
Sawicki, James A. Tank battalions of the US Army. Dumfries, Va. : Wyvern Publications, c1983.13th Tank Battalion, pp. 51-52 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 358.18 SAWICKI
Stanton, Shelby L. Order of battle, U.S. Army, World War II. Novato, CA : Presidio, c1984.13th 13th 13th USA Armor Armored Regiment, p. 288 Cavalry Regiment (Mechanized), p. 315 Tank Battalion, p. 298 School Research Library Catalog No. 355.30973 STANTON
Stubbs, Mary Lee; Connor, Stanley Russell. Armor-cavalry (Army Lineage Series). Washington, Office of the Chief of Military History, U.S. Army; [for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] 196913th Armor, pp. 225-230 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 355 ARMY
Tankers in Tunisia. [Fort Knox, Ky. : Headquarters, Armored Replacement Training Center, 1943]
Lieutenant William S. Norman, Company H, 3rd Battalion, 13th Armored Regiment, near Sidi bou Zid, 14 April 1943 (pp. 48-49) Staff Sergeant Wilbur R. White, Company H, 13th Armored Regiment (pp. 49-50) Staff Sergeant Lewis Shelton, Company I, 13th Armored Regiment (p. 50) 1st Lieutenant George Dempsey, Company I, 13th Armored Regiment, near Sidi bou Zid, 18 April 1943 (p. 50) USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.5412 TANKERS
Tevington, William M. The United States Constabulary : a history. Paducah, Ky. : Turner Pub. Co., c1998.10th Constabulary Regiment: Initial assignments of the (regiment) and its Squadrons Headquarters were as follows 13th Constabulary Squadron, Bayreuth
13th Constabulary Squadron (p. 32) inactivated 20 September 1947 at Coburg, Germany USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.55 TEVINGTO
To Bizerte with the II Corps, 23 April 1943-13 May 1943. Washington, D.C., Historical Division, War Dept.  / Washington, D.C. : Center of Military History, United States Army, 1990.http://www.history.army.mil/books/wwii/bizerte/bizerte-fm.htm The Second Phase : Axis Resistance Is Broken http://www.history.army.mil/books/wwii/bizerte/bizerte-second.htm USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.5423 UNITED
Chapter VIII. Villas Raid on Columbus, New Mexico ; Chapter XIX. Operations of the Second Squadron, 13th Cavalry (Lindsley), March 21 to April 2 ; Chapter XX. Operations of the Provisional Squadron, 10th and 13th Cavalry (Tompkins), March 21 to April 2 ; Chapter XXIV. Operations of the Provisional Squadron, 13th Cavalry (Tompkins) April 2 to 12 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. CHAFFEE 972.8 TO
Tompkins, Frank. Chasing Villa; the story behind the story of Pershing's expedition into Mexico. [Harrisburg, Pa.] The Military Service Pub. Co., 1934.
Toulmin, H. A., Jr. (Colonel) With Pershing in Mexico. Harrisburg, Pa. : The Military Service Publishing Co., 1935.Chapter III. The Columbus Raid; Chapter V. The 13th Cavalry Fight at Parral USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. CHAFFEE 972.08 TO
Urwin, Gregory J. W. The United States Cavalry : an illustrated history, 1776-1944. Norman : University of Oklahoma Press, 
Units, American U.S. Cavalry 13th U.S. Cavalry, pp. 172, 174, 175, 176, 177, 178, 184 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 357.1 URWIN
Zaloga, Steve. Kasserine Pass 1943 : Rommel's last victory. Oxford : Osprey, 2005.US forces 13th Armored, pp. 26, 28, 51-2, 55, 56-7, 60, 63, 89 USA Armor School Research Library Catalog No. 940.5423 ZALOGA
Zaloga, Steve. M3 Lee/Grant medium tank 1941-45. Oxford : Osprey, 2005.United States Army Armored Regiment, 2/13th, pp. 19, 20, 21, C, D USA Armor School Research Lib