World War II Order of Battle

An Encyclopedic Reference to U.S. Army Ground Forces from Battalion through Division 1939-1946

Book Description

  • An illustrated, encyclopedic data reference to all U.S. Army World War II ground combat force units from battalion through division, 1939-1946
  • Weapons, equipment, vehicles, and combat photographs
  • Thoroughly updated with newly uncovered unit data collected over the twenty years since publication of the original Order of Battle, U.S. Army, World War II


  • Units
  • Overseas Service
  • Ports of Embarkation
  • Insignia
  • Combat Narratives
  • Organizational Charts
  • Campaigns
  • Stateside Service
  • Post, Camps, & Stations

  • About Stanton, Shelby L.

    Capt. Shelby L. Stanton served as an infantry officer in Vietnam, Thailand, and Laos during the Vietnam War. A recipient of the Purple Heart, he is an attorney and author of several books on military affairs. He resides in Bethesda, Maryland.