The History of the Glider Pilot Regiment :: Claude Smith soon to be presented for sale on the impressive BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Pen & Sword, 1992, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Black & white drawings; Maps; Appendices ;
From the cover: The Glider Pilot Regiment, having been raised as the first element of the new Army Air Corps in 1942 and disbanded in 1957, can probably claim the dubious distinction of having been the smallest and shortest-lived Regiment ever to form part of the British Army. Nevertheless, hi those few years the Regiment gained as much distinction as it has taken other units hundreds of years to achieve. Yet, strangely…
Introduction by: Sir John Hackett
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 184 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I sweet-talk you into considering additional gorgeous books that are part of my Military Air Force catalogue?