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West Yorkshire Regiment   4 Books
History of the 50th Infantry Brigade 1914-1919. 1st Ed., 175pp., 10 fldg. maps. Printed for Private Circulation. 1919  #57006
[HLMainPic] 17th (Northern) Div., 10th WYR; 7th EYR; 7th Yorkshires & 7th Y&L. Orders of Battle, officers roll with details of service for all four bns., awards. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, VG with ownership inscrip. of "J.G. Laithwaite, 10th Lancs. Fusiliers, 52nd Brigade, May 1017-July 1918" (Sir Gilbert Laithwaite became a senior colonial adminstrator & published his recollections of March 1918 in 1971). See illustration on our website.   £65
GREGORY (Capt. E.C.) History of the Sixth Bn. West Yorkshire Regiment, Vol. II: 2/6th Bn. 1st Ed., xvi+205pp., 59 photos., 7 fldg. maps. Lund Humphries. 1923  #58026
[HLMainPic] Exceptional bn. history with num. photos., fine coloured maps. France from Jan. 1917, 62nd (West Riding) Div., Bullecourt, Cambtai &c. & disbanded in France Jan. 1918. Various rolls inc. casualties, awards, officers' services. Orig. red & yellow cloth, gilt, sp. sunned o/w very nice copy & very scarce. See illustration on our website.   £145
O'DONNELL (Capt. H.) Ed. Historical Records of the 14th Regiment, Now the Prince of Wales's Own (West Yorkshire Regiment) from its Formation in 1685, to 1892. 1st Ed., xxii+415pp., 13 col & 33 b/w plates, 13 illus. in text. Devonport: Swiss & Co. 1893  #45037
Various 18th Century campaigns, Peninsula, Walcheren & Waterloo, Java, Nepal, Mahratta Wars, Crimea, New Zealand &c. Detailed history with many appealing col. plates, num. appendices. Conremp. calf, boards detached & lacking sp. Cheap copy.   £25
WYRALL (Everard) The West Yorkshire Regiment in the Great War. 1st Ed., 2 Vols., x+352 & xi+494pp., 23 plates, 27 maps. Lane. 192427  #55455
[HLMainPic] Very good history covering all bns., Western Front & Gallipoli. Orig. red cloth, gilt, Vol. I somewhat worn, near VG; Vol. II VG in sl. worn dw, VG pair overall. See illustration on our website.   £145




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