In the Line of Battle: Soldiers' Stories of the War by Walter Wood

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Editor Wood, Walter, 1866-1961
Title In the Line of Battle: Soldiers' Stories of the War
Contents How Trooper Potts won the V.C. on Burnt Hill / Trooper Frederick William Owen Potts, 1/1st Berkshire Yeomanry (T.F.) -- A prisoner of war in Germany / Corporal Oliver H. Blaze, 1st Battalion Scots Guards -- Gassed near Hill 60 / Lance-Corporal R. G. Simmins, 8th Battalion Canadian Infantry, 90th Winnipeg Rifles -- A linesman in Gallipoli / Private John Frank Gray, 5th Battalion Wiltshire Regiment -- An Anzac's adventures / Trooper Rupert Henderson, 6th Australian Light Horse -- "Imperishable glory" for the Kensingtons / ——, 13th (Kensington) Battalion London Regiment -- Ten months in the fighting-line / Private Frederick Woods, 1st Battalion Royal Irish Fusiliers -- A gunner at the Dardanelles / Gunner John Evans, 92nd Battery Royal Field Artillery -- The "Flood" / Corporal Guy Silk, 2nd Battalion Royal Fusiliers -- The Belgians' fight with German hosts / Soldat François Rombouts, 8th Regiment of the Line, Belgian Army -- A blinded prisoner of the Turks / Private David Melling, 1/8th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers -- How the "Formidable" was lost / William Edward Francis, Stoker -- A trooper's tale / Trooper Notley, 5th Dragoon Guards -- A diarist under fire / Private Charles Hills, 2nd Battalion Australian Infantry -- A stretcher-bearer at Loos / Private Harold Edwards, D.C.M., 1st Battalion South Staffordshire Regiment -- A fusilier in France / Private Fred. Knott, Royal Fusiliers -- The daily round / A subaltern's diary -- Saving the soldier / Dr. Wilfred T. Grenfell, C.M.G.
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Language English
LoC Class D501: History: General and Eastern Hemisphere: World War I (1914-1918)
Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives
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EBook-No. 48107
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Most Recently Updated Jun 15, 2020
Copyright Status Public domain in the USA.
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