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The Diary of 85 (Essex) Medium Battery Royal Artillery 1943-1945

The Diary of 85 (Essex) Medium Battery Royal Artillery 1943-1945

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The Diary of 85 (Essex) Medium Battery Royal Artillery 1943-1945

by Tilney, Major John D. R. T. & Officers of 85 Bty

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First edition. Printed by W. J. Parrett Ltd. 25 Cech Square, Margate. 1947. Original blue buckram, gilt lettering to upper board. (5), 144pp. 8 photo plates. 8 maps. Covers slightly darkened, a nice crisp copy with no inscriptions.
Line drawn maps of England Battery Locations, Battery Routes, From the Beaches to Falaise, The Pursuit to the Seine, The Channel Ports, The Scheldt, The Maas and the River, The Reichswald Forest and the Rhine
"This Diary is not meant to be good prose. It is not meant to be official. It almost certainly offends against a number of K.Rs. It is the Diary of a Battery Officers Mess. Its several authors wrote, when the spirit moved them and often in the oddest of places"

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Bookseller's Inventory #
Biblio448
Title
The Diary of 85 (Essex) Medium Battery Royal Artillery 1943-1945
Author
Tilney, Major John D. R. T. & Officers of 85 Bty
Book Condition
Used
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Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Printed by W. J. Parrett Ltd
Place of Publication
Margate
Date Published
1947
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
WW2, Military History
Bookseller catalogs
Europe; Military History;
Size
8vo

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