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Welsh Guards at War

ELLIS, Major L. F.

[Foreword by Field-Marshal Alexander of Tunis].

NEAR FINE COPY OF THE ORIGINAL EDITION

Published: Gale & Polden Aldershot, 1946

Stock code: 42966

Price: £82.00

A particularly well-illustrated unit history. One coloured plate is by the artist Rex Whistler who was killed in action with the regiment on D-Day.All three battalions served throughout the war. 1 and 2 Bns were in France in 1939; 3 Bn fought in North Africa, Sicily and Italy. 1 and 2 Bns formed part of Guards Armoured Division from Normandy and on through NW Europe to the Rhine. Includes ROH, honours and awards. SCARCE IN THIS CONDITION. Sutcliffe, p.15; White, p. 46.