Hardcover, sm 4to., brown cloth boards in protected dustjacket, frontis, black & white photographs, maps, appendices, bibliography, index, 423pp. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : All The King's Enemies: A History of the 2/...
Éditeur : Georges Height, Headquarters Training Command, 1994.
Description du livre Australian Military History Publications, Sydney, 2010. Hardback. Reprint. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Mint condition in pictorial laminated boards. Issued without dustjacket. A new copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Honour roll. List of wounded. Nominal roll. Honours & Awards. 435 pages Raised in Melbourne in 1939 as part of 17 Brigade, 6 Division, the 2/5th Infantry Battalion sailed for the Middle East in early 1940 and took part in Australia's first battle at Bardia in 1941. They were still in action in New Guinea when WW2 finished. Nearly 3000 men served with the Battalion during its 6 years of war including 49 sets of brothers and one father and son. The 2/5th's battle honours include North Africa, Greece, Syria, New Guinea, and the South West Pacific. N° de réf. du libraire 260162
Description du livre Headquarters Training Command Australian Army, New South Wales Australia, 1994. Hard Cover. État : Fine. Etat de la jaquette : Fine. Second Edition. 423 pages, nominal role, maps, black & white photographs. This is the story of a fine Battalion which played its part when the country was in need. Has a special significance because the 2/5th Battalion was one of the only two Australian Infantry Battalions to campaign against all the King's enemies in World War Two. Second edition, lovely copy in the dust jucket and very hard to find. N° de réf. du libraire 342091
Description du livre 2/5 Battalion Association, Victoria, Australia, 1994. Hard Cover. État : Very Good. Etat de la jaquette : Fine in Unifold Pro Sleeve. Reprint. 423 pages, b/w photos. Orange-cloth cover, very minor edge-wear. Illustrated, unclipped jacket. Ex-owner's name (small) to front fly-leaf, otherwise pages clean, straight & unmarked. Strong, intact binding. ". 2/5th Battalion was one of only two Australian Infantry Battalions to campaign against all the King's enemies in World War II. Nearly 3000 young men went through its ranks in the six years of war, including 49 sets of brothers, and one father and son." 251 Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de réf. du libraire 001063
Description du livre 2/5th Battalion Association, Ringwood, 1988. Cloth. Etat de la jaquette : With Jacket. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine PP 423. Index, honour roll, frontis, illustrations, extremelly rare. N° de réf. du libraire 007480