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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE RIFLE BRIGADE

by Basil Harvey and Lt Gen. Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Labels, signed by the author and Sir Brian Horrocks at the title and facing page. This regimental history traces the lineage of the unit from its formation as 'An Experimental Corps of Riflemen' in 1800. Other regiments used the musket, it was armed with the rifle; others wore the red coat,… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE SOUTH WALES BORDERERS

by Jack Adams and Lt-Gen Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Dustjacket has small tear at spine, plus lamination is lifting slightly on the back. A history of the regiment from its inception in 1689. Their record of service included the Marlborough Wars, the Seven Years War, the American War of Independence, Gibraltar, the Peninsular, the Sikh war, the Indian Mutiny, the… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE ROYAL MARINES

by Maj. Gen J L Moulton CB.DSO &c

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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) A history of the the Royal Marines from their origins as "The Lord Admiral's Regiment" of 1664. Since then there have been no campaigns fought by Britain in which the Marines have not been engaged, from the War of Spanish Succession to Suez and Aden in the 1950s and 1960s (Published:… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS

by Christopher Sinclair-Stevenson and Lt.Gen. Sir Brian Horrocks

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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Raised as the 100th regiment of Foot by the Duke of Gordon in 1794, the Highlanders have served consistently from the war against Republican France to post Second World War Cyprus and North Borneo. (Published: 1968) (Publisher: Hamish Hamilton) (Pagination: 133pp illustrations) (Condition: d/w brown.Boards and text very good.) UL-XXXXXX
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: BRITAIN'S BRIGADE OF GURKHAS

by Brigadier E. D. Smith

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9780436475108
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Signed by Sir Brian Horrocks with the authors signature pasted in. This regimental history traces the origins of Gurkhas' service with the British Army. In 1814 the British fought a war against one of the fiercest enemies it had ever encountered. Since then, from unwilling subjection the Nepalese fighters have served… Read more
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Signed by the author and Sir Brian Horrocks on the title page The regimental history of the RASC from the days of the Royal Waggoners whose origins lay in the 16th Century. The Corps have been involved in every campaign fought by the British Army since that time, their role being… Read more
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Raised in 1775, the Marine Corps has served in all of America's overseas wars. They fought on the Union side in the Civil War and amongst other conflicts they have seen action in the War of Independence, the Mexican and Spanish American Wars, Panama, China and the Philippines, and on the… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE ROYAL HORSE GUARDS (THE BLUES)

by Lieutenant-Colonel R J T Hills and Lt.Gen Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850520279
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) The Royal Horse Guards are the symbol of military pageantry in all its glory. Clad in polished helmets and cuirasses, blue tunics and long black boots they were frequently seen outside Whitehall. Formed as heavy cavalry for Cromwell's spartan army, they served at Dettingen and Warburg, Waterloo and Tel-el-Kebir. The Blues… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE UNITED STATES MARINES

by Brig. General Edwin H Simmons and Lt.Gen. Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850521764
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Raised in 1775, the US Marine Corps has served in all of America's overseas wars since then. They have seen action in the Mexican and Spanish American Wars, Panama, China and the Philippines, and on the Western Front in the latter stages of the Great War. In WWII their raising of… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE DORSET REGIMENT

by Hugh Popham and Lt.Gen Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850520484
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) This regimental history traces the lineage of the unit from its formation as the 39th Regiment of Foot in 1702. Merged with the 54th in 1881 to become the Dorsetshire Regiment they have seen valiant service at the siege of Gibraltar, in the Peninsular, the Sudan and South Africa. In the… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE BEDFORDSHIRE & HERTFORDSHIRE REGIMENT

by Brigadier G W H Peters CBE, DSO MC

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9780850520347
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Raised at Reading as the 16th Regiment of Foot, the Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment (now part of the Royal Anglian) has always been found wherever the fighting was hardest. Throughout Marlborough's campaigns, in North America, India and South Africa they distinguished themselves. In the Great War they saw action from Flanders… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE ROYAL DRAGOONS (1st DRAGOONS)

by R.J.T. Hills and Lt.Gen. Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850521207
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) This regimental history traces the lineage of the unit from its formation as the Tangier Horse in 1661, officially becoming The Royal Dragoons in 1684. Their Battle Honours include Tangier, the Peninsular, Waterloo, Balaklava, Sevastopol and Ladysmith. In the Great War Ypres, Los, Arras, The Somme, Amiens and Cambrai. In WWII… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE LOYAL REGIMENT

by Michael Langley and Lt.Gen Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850520750
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) This regimental history commences in 1741 when the 47th and 81st Foot, the Loyal North Lancashire Regiment, was raised. They served in the Seven Years War in North America, during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars, the West Indies, South Africa, South America, the Peninsular, Burma, the Crimea, the Indian Mutiny,… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE ROYAL NORFOLK REGIMENT

by Tim Carew and Lt.Gen. Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) A history of one of the finest regiments of the line from 1685 until 1959 when they were amalgamated with the Suffolk Regiment. They have served in nearly every campaign fought by the British Army including The Peninsular, North America, India, The Crimea and South Africa. In the Great War they… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE QUEEN'S OWN ROYAL WEST KENT REGIMENT

by Roger Holloway and Lt.Gen. Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850521412
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Raised in 1756, their connection with Kent began in 1782 when county titles were first bestowed. Since then they have served in almost every part of the globe. Joined with the 97th (Earl of Ulsters) regiment in the Territorial reorganisation of 1881, the two battalions continued to add fresh laurels to… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE WOMEN'S ROYAL ARMY CORPS

by Shelford Bidwell and Lt.Gen Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850520996
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) The history of the British Women's Royal Army Corps from its beginnings in World War I to the mid 1970s. They have served with gallantry and professionalism in all theatres and conflicts in which the British Army has taken part. Labels signed by the author and Sir Brian Horrocks have been… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE WEST YORKSHIRE REGIMENT

by Lieutenant-Colonel A J Barker and Lt.Gen.Sir Brian Horrocks Editor

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9780850521504
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) The Regimental History of the West Yorkshires who have distinguished themselves in all the major theatres of war from 1685. They have served in the Americas, the Peninsular, at Waterloo, the Crimea, India and South Africa. In the Great War they saw action in Flanders, France, Gallipoli, Italy and Egypt. In… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE WOMEN'S ROYAL ARMY CORPS

by Shelford Bidwell

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9780850520996
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) The history of the British Women's Royal Army Corps from its beginnings in World War I to the mid 1970s. They have served with gallantry and professionalism in all theatres and conflicts in which the British Army has taken part. (Published: 1977) (Publisher: Leo Cooper) (ISBN: 0850520991) (Pagination: xiv + 141pp,… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE UNITED STATES MARINES

by Brig. General Edwin H Simmons

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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) Raised in 1775, the Marine Corps has served in all of America's overseas wars since then. They fought on the Union side in the Civil War. Amongst other conflicts they have seen action in the War of Independence, the Mexican and Spanish American Wars, Panama, China and the Philippines, and on… Read more
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FAMOUS REGIMENTS: THE WOMEN'S ROYAL ARMY CORPS

by Shelford Bidwell

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9780850520996
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(Subject: Regimental & Unit Histories - Famous Regiments) The history of the British Women's Royal Army Corps from its beginnings in World War I to the mid 1970s. They have served with gallantry and professionalism in all theatres and conflicts in which the British Army has taken part. (Published: 1977) (Publisher: Leo Cooper) (ISBN: 0850520991) (Pagination: 141pp illustrations) (Condition:… Read more
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