Servicemen"s Education and Training Act of 1944 hearings before the Committee on Education and Labor, United States Senate, Seventy-eighth Congress, first session, on S. 1295, a bill providing for loans to war-service persons for educational purposes and S. 1509, a bill to provide for the education and training of members of the Armed Forces and the Merchant Marine after their discharge or conclusion of service, and for other purposes. December 13, 14, and 15, 1943. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Education and Labor.

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Published by U.S. Govt. print. off. in Washington .

Written in English

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Soldiers -- United States.,
  • Merchant mariners -- United States.,
  • Soldiers -- Education, Non-military.,
  • Loans -- United States.

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LC ClassificationsKF26 .E3 1943a
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Paginationiii, 137 p. :
Number of Pages137
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6464490M
LC Control Number44002418
OCLC/WorldCa4789209

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