Barnsley, 1st ed., 1997. 288 pp., numerous photo-ills., + some ills., maps & plans. P.c., 37 x 25cm. FINE. This is a history of the raising, training and active service of the three city battalions raised in Birmingham from 14th, 15th & 16th (Service) Battalions of the Royal Warwickshire Regiment in World War One. It covers the service of the Birmingham Pals at the Arras Front, the Somme, La Bassee, Vimy Ridge, Arras and 3rd Ypres, Italy, Nieppe Forest and in the Advance to Victory.