Battles with Panzers: Monty’s Tank Battalions 1 RTR & 2 RTR at War :: Patrick Delaforce soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
Stroud: Sutton Publishing, 2003, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps; Appendices ;
From the cover: The story of Britains Royal Tank Regiment is one of struggle, triumph and achievement. It may be a mere three-quarters of a century old, but those years have seen the stalemate of trench warfare overcome, the restoration of battlefield mobility and the establishment of armoured and mechanised forces as a dominant factor in battle.
During the First World War, 1st Battalion The Royal Tank Regiment won two Victoria Crosses and were victors in the first ever tank versus tank engagement. 2 RTR fought in all the key Western Front battles from Messines in June 1917 to the armistice. Both formation…
Very Good+ in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 248 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.
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