ROUGH INFANTRY : Tales of World War II

By: Bennett, Cam

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(ix), + 206pp., several pages of b/white halftone plate illustrations (A.W.M. Archives), and line-drawn locality maps. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain red boards minimally bumped on lower foredge corners. Textblock flecked on head, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. An informal history of the Australian 2nd/5th Infantry Battalion in World War 2. The author was a member of this battalion from November 1939, joining as a private. Contents include: Prelims., Beginning, Palestine, Egypt, Libya, Greece, Syria, Ceylon and home, New Guinea, Final Stages. (Does not include Nominal Roll, Honour Roll, Index, etc.) LEST WE FORGET. Book weight approx. 560g.

Title: ROUGH INFANTRY : Tales of World War II

Author Name: Bennett, Cam

Categories: Military History, Australian Military History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, Warrnambool Institute Press: 1984

ISBN Number: 0949759058

ISBN Number 13: 9780949759054

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012384

Keywords: Australian Military History, Battalion History, World War (1939-19145), 2nd/5th Infantry Battalion, Bennett, Cam, 1915-