Sign In | Register
HISTORY OF THE 5TH ROYAL GURKHA RIFLES (FRONTIER FORCE) 1858 TO 1928

Note: Cover may not represent actual copy or condition available

HISTORY OF THE 5TH ROYAL GURKHA RIFLES (FRONTIER FORCE) 1858 TO 1928

Condition: See description


(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - General) A superb unit history. The project, originally privately printed, was initiated by Col. H. E. Weeks, but the final compilation and editing was carried through by several different officers of the Regiment. They cover the early days at Abbottabad, the Second Afghan War (when Capt John Cook won the Regiment’s first VC at Peiwar Kotal), the Black Mountain expedition, the Hunza affair (when two more VCs were gained), and the services of the three battalions in the Great War (1st Bn at Gallipoli, 2nd Bn in Mesopotamia, and 3rd Bn in India and Mesopotamia). The text is accompanied by an Index, Roll of Honour (British officers only), Honours & Awards, plus list of former officers. A NEW copy. (Published: 2004) (Publisher: Naval & Military Press) (ISBN: 1843427729 ) (Pagination: 518pp, numerous b/w photos, maps & illustrations) (Condition: New in card cover) UL-XXXXXX
  • Bookseller: Military History Books GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 33534-01
  • Title: HISTORY OF THE 5TH ROYAL GURKHA RIFLES (FRONTIER FORCE) 1858 TO 1928
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 1843427729
  • ISBN 13: 9781843427728
  • Publisher: Naval & Military Press
  • Place: Uckfield
  • This edition first published: December 30, 2003
  • Keywords: Regimental & Unit Histories - General A superb unit history. The project, originally privately printed, was initiated by Col. H. E. Weeks, but the final compilation and editing was carried through by several different officers of the Regiment. They co
  • Bookseller catalogs: (Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - General @ www.militaryhistorybooks.com );

Reviews

Review this book (Want a chance to win $50? Log-in or create an account first!) (You'll be automatically entered for a chance to win $50!)




Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:
New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, "new...[more]

£ 25.30
($32.74)

£10.00 shipping to USA

More shipping options >





Little Golden Books - Collection and First Edition Identification

Collecting Little Golden Books

These iconic children's board books are collectible if you can find an original in great condition! Learn more about collecting Little Golden Books.

Vintage Valentine's Day Cards

Collecting Vintage Valentine's Day Cards

Exchanging Valentines can be an awkward process, especially when you consider "Vinegar Valentines" and other snarky sentiments - whatever your tastes, enjoy the sweet and sour cards alike in this gallery!


Trustpilot