None Had Lances: The Story of the 24th Lancers :: Leonard Willis

None Had Lances: The Story of the 24th Lancers :: Leonard Willis soon to be presented for sale on the brilliant BookLovers of Bath web site!

Old Coulsdon: 24th Lancers Old Comrades, 1985, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Black & white photographs; Maps; List of sources; Glossary;

From the cover: Two cavalry regiments have been identified with the number 24. The first was the 24th Light Dragoons, reformed as the 24th Lancers which was raised in 1794 and disbanded in 1802. The second was the 27th Light Dragoons raised in 1795 subsequently renumbered as the 24th Light Dragoons and disbanded in 1819.

With the expansion of the Royal Armoured Corps in 1940, a number of old cavalry regiments were revived, one of which was the 24th Lancers having as its parents the 9th Queens Royal Lancers and the 17th/21st Lancers. The Regiment trained in the United Kingdom as a mechanised cavalry regiment unti…

Very Good in Good+ Dust Wrapper. A little faded at the spine and onto the margins of the panels of the dust wrapper.

Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (xix) 245 pages. Index. 8½” x 6″.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Military catalogue?


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