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Red Eagles: The Story of the 4th Indian Division. Orig. dec. wraps., 44pp., photos. throughout, maps. Bombay: DPR, WD. nd  #57516
[HLMainPic] Illustrated record of the the division's exploits in Tunisia, Italy & Greece. Little creased, VG. See illustration on our website.   £25
BLYTHE (John) Soldiering On: A Soldier's War in North Africa & Italy. 1st Ed., vi+185pp., num. photos. VG in dw. Hutchinson. 1989  #35987
Radio operator with the New Zealanders.   £10
BROWNLIE (Maj. W. Steel, MC, TD) The Proud Trooper: The History of the Ayrshire (Earl of Carrick's Own) Yeomanry. 1st Ed., 639pp., 5 col. & 36 b/w plates, 44 maps. Collins. 1964  #56111
[HLMainPic] Excellent history: Boer War; WW1 in Gallipoli, Egypt & Palestine, Western Front; WW2 as 151 & 152 Fd. Regt. RA in North-West Europe & Middle East respectively. Roll of Hon., awards, roll of 17th Coy. IY 1900-01. Orig. green cloth with blue lettering label to sp., minor wear, VG. See illustration on our website.   £25
ELLIOTT (Maj.-Gen. J.G.) A Roll of Honour: The Story of the Indian Army 1939-1945. 1st Ed., [xv]+392pp., 32 photos., 9 maps. VG in dw. Cassell. 1965  #56358
[HLMainPic] Useful & informative introduction to IA in Middle & Far East campaigns during WW2. VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £20
LINKLATER (Eric) The Campaign in Italy. 2nd Imp., [ix]+480pp., 16 photos., 51 maps. VG in dw. HMSO. 1951  #56614
[HLMainPic] In a useful series of interim 'popular' official histories. This covering the campaign in Italy (where the author served). Much of interest, many useful maps, index of units, &c. Ex-military lib. & VG thus in clean dw. See illustration on our website.   £15
MOBERLY (Col. W.I., CBE) Raj & Post Raj: Low Level Reminiscence of Life in Two Armies. 1st Ed., [v]+233pp., 54 photos. VG in dw. Pentland Press. 1985  #57301
[HLMainPic] Commissioned from Sandhurst to the IA in 1931, attd. Hampshires then joined 3rd Bn. FF Regt. (3rd Sikhs), did a tour with the Tochi Scouts. WW2 in Italy as a company commander, Brigade Major then Chief of Staff in 10th Ind. Div, later commanding several FFR battalions. After Indian independence went to Royal Artillery & served in Cyprus &c. See illustration on our website.   £30
ORPEN (Col. Neil) & MARTIN (Lt.-Gen. H.J.) South African Forces World War II (Vol. VIII, Parts I & II): Salute the Sappers. Part I: The Formation of the South African Engineer Corps & its Operations in East Africa & the Middle East to the Battle of Alamein. Part II: The Operations of the South African Engineer Corps in the North African & Italian Theatres of War from the Battle of El Alamein to the end of WW2. 1st Eds., 2 Vols., xx+507pp., photos., 17 maps, 6 sketches & diagrams & xii+424pp., photos., 29 maps, 7 sketches & diagrams. VG in dws. Jo'burg: Sappers Association. 1982  #49518
[HLMainPic] Excellent account of SA Engineers in East Africa, Western Desert & Italy. Orig. blue cloth, VG in dws. See illustration on our website.   £65
PHILLIPS (Major N.C.) Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45: Italy Volume I: The Sangro to Cassino. Facsimile reprint of 1957 1st Ed., xvi+388pp., 54 photos., 11 fldg. maps, 22 in text. Nashville: Battery Press & London: IWM. 1998  #56372
[HLMainPic] Detailed account of 2 NZ Div. in Italy 1943-44. Orig. red cloth, VG. See illustration on our website.   £35
STOUT (T. Duncan M.) Official History of New Zealand in the Second World War 1939-45. Medical Services in New Zealand & the Pacific in Royal New Zealand Navy, Royal New Zealand Air Force & With Prisoners of War. 1st Ed., xiv+449pp., approx. 60 photos., 10 maps & diagrams. Wellington, NZ: War History Branch. 1958  #44811
Orig. red cloth, VG.   £30




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