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D Day   3 Books
ARNOT (B. Douglas) That White Horse: A Brief History, The 629 (9th) Field Squadron Royal Engineers. 1st Ed., viii+69pp., 19 photos. Aldershot: G&P. 1947  #62528
[HLMainPic] 9th, later 629, Field Sqdrn. RE, served with 8th Armd. Div. in Western Desert, inc. Alamein, then via Palestine to UK & landed on D Day under "a withering hail of machine-gun fire & mortar bombs" then on to Neustadt via the Rhine Crossing, &c. Rare history including detailed account of D Day landing & subsequent days, with nominal rolls of officers & all ranks, Roll of Hon. & awards. Orig. blue cloth, silver gilt to font, minor wear, VG & rare. See illustration on our website.   £145
SCARFE (N.) Assault Division: A History of the 3rd Division from the Invasion of Normandy to the Surrender. 1st Ed., 288pp., 34 photos., 9 maps. VG in sl. dw. Collins. 1947  #61818
[HLMainPic] D Day landings near Caen, Caen Break-out & fighting through to Bremen. Orig. cloth, VG in dw. See illustration on our website.   £35
TOVEY (Col. W.J., MBE, TD) & PODMORE (Maj. A.J., MBE, TD) Once A Howard Twice A Citizen: A History of the 4th/5th Battalion The Green Howards (Alexandra, Princess of Wales's Own Yorkshire Regiment) (Yorkshire Volunteers) & its predecessors, 1860-1993. 1st Ed., laminated card wraps., [ii]+v+183pp., photos. & maps. Volunteers Press. 1995  #61856
[HLMainPic] Yorkshire Territorials from raising as Rifle Volunteers in 1859 onwards: 4th & 5th Bns. on Western Front; WW2 with BEF 1940, Western Desert, Sicily, Normandy 1944 &c., including personal accounts of D Day. VG. See illustration on our website.   £15


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