Black And Gold – The History Of The 29th Battalion, 1915-18. – Austin, Ron.

Austin, Ron.


Publisher: Slouch Hat Publications. McCrae, Australia. 1997 (Ist Edition)
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Roy8vo, XI, 231pp. Hardcover in very good condition with pristine dustwrapper; text in excellent condition. This is a comprehensive history with b/w photos and maps of a battalion that only existed for four years (possibly part explaining its fairly recent first edition) and yet they lost nearly 500 officers and men with over 1200 wounded in the Western Front before being amalgamated with the 32nd Battalion pre the final stages of the war. This book is n No 465 of a limited edition of 500 copies. Signed by the author on the title page.