Nebraska Authors

Virgil Ney

Born 1905-02-19 Omaha, NE (USA)

Died 1979-05-14
Washington, DC (USA)

Arlington National Cemetery

Places Lived

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Military Science; Book Reviews


Graduated, 1953, from George Washington University, Washington, D.C.
Master of Arts, 1958, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.
Ph.D, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C.


United States Army Colonel, veteran of World War II and Korea


The Duffel Bag: Practical Plans for Scout Leaders. 1926.
Notes for Patrol Leaders. 1926
Arms Collectors of the United States. 1939.
Fort on the Prairie : Fort Atkinson, on the Council Bluff, 1819-1827 1978.

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