Salford: City Press Services, 1990, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Signed by the author, without dedication, on the title page without provenance. Includes: Black & white photographs; Maps; Roll of honour;
From the cover: The 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards came into being in 1922 when as victims of the cut-backs in the army, the 5th(PCW) Dragoons were amalgamated with the 6th Inniskilling Dragoons, thus uniting the traditions, Standards and Battle Honours of two famous cavalry regiments. Among the most-noteworthy in history have been Field Marshal the Viscount, Lieutenant Colonel Robert Powell, founder of the Boy Scout movement, and Captain Laurence Gates who died with Scotts ill-fated South Polar expedition.
Those serving in the regiment in 1939 had been set high standards. They not only maintained them but added many new honour…
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 263 pages. 9″ x 6″.
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