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CAPELL (Lt.-Col. A.E., DSO) The 2nd Rhodesia Regiment in East Africa. 1st Ed., vii+132pp., fldg. map. Printed & Published by Simson & Co. Ltd., London & Hertford. 1923  #56863
[HLMainPic] Unit raised in 1914: the CO's journal of Smuts' campaign, after which, ravaged by losses in action & from disease the remnants, less than 300 men, were withdrawn to Rhodesia in 1917. Complete nominal roll noting casualties, awards &c. "A white unit, raised specifically for service in that campaign... it saw a considerable amount of action during its short existence..." - Perkins 298. Orig. blue cloth, gilt, VG. Rare. See illustration on our website.   £225

     


 

 



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