HISTORY OF THE GRENADIER GUARDS [ABRIDGED] 1656-1949.

Martin, Captain F.


£25.45




Aldershot, 1st ed., 1951. 66 pp., photo-frontis. Blue cloth; gilt armorial to front; 18 x 12cm. Some marks to covers, mainly on rear, o/w bright; small signature & date to f.f.e.p., o/w V.G. This brief history of the Grenadier Guards concentrates in the main on the Second World War and includes a section on the location of battalions in the policing of Germany, Austria, Palestine, etc., during and immediately after the war. There are also reasonable sections on the period from 1656-1914 and on the First World War, which is followed by a very brief section on the Guard's movements from 1918-1939. An attractive little volume.


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