Panzer Bait: With the 3rd Royal Tank Regiment 1940-1944 :: William Moore

Panzer Bait: With the 3rd Royal Tank Regiment 1940-1944 :: William Moore soon to be presented for sale on the marvellous BookLovers of Bath web site!

London: Leo Cooper, 1991, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Includes: Plans of battle; Black & white photographs; Maps; List of sources;

From the cover: Panzer Bait, so called because, from the beginning of the Second World War, the jaws of a powerful enemy were constantly attempting to close on the 3rd Battalion, The Royal Tank Regiment, is primarily the story of three remarkable regular soldiers who between them were shot out of some forty tanks. No computer could calculate the odds against Sergeant Bill Close surviving Calais 1940, Greece 1941, Sidi Rezegh, Gazala and Alamein, to command, as a major, the leading unit in the biggest armoured assault launched by the British in Normandy and still reach the Baltic. In the same squadron in many bat…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Top edge of the text block tanned.

Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. (x) 205 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.

Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I persuade you to have a look at more books within my Military Army catalogue?

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