April 6, 2018

New PDF release: HISTORY OF THE 4TH BATTALION: The Somerset Light Infantry

By Anon.

ISBN-10: 1845743466

ISBN-13: 9781845743468

the tale of a regular infantry battalion of a county regiment as they fought their method from the seashores of Normandy to the River Elbe. within the proud phrases of Lt. Gen. G.I. Thomas, their divisional commander, the 4th Somersets ‘Never had a failure and not misplaced an inch of ground.... they knew they have been greater males than the Germans and not ceased to teach it’.
Unusually for an reliable historical past of this type, the publication has no unmarried writer, yet comprises contributions from all ranks to construct an image of such hard-fought activities as Hill 112 and Mount PIncon within the Normandy crusade; the seriously contested crossing of the RIver Seine, the ‘taking out’ of the traditional German city of Cleve, and at last the taking of the north German port urban of Bremen. this can be the tale of the ultimate months of the second one global struggle in Europe obvious throughout the eyes of the lads who received it.

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