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One Man's War

An Essex Soldier in World War Two

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One Man's War by Ron Davies
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A veteran of D-Day, Ron Davies joined the TA before war began and was called up as a tank gunner or 'Bombardier' with the Essex Yeomanry, but D-Day was his first experience of action. This book follows the training and build-up to D-Day, covers the invasion minute-by-minute, and carries on through the Allied Push through France, Belgium and Holland. Ron's story continues with the regiment's heartbreaking round of duty at Belsen and following that their continuation to the Baltic Coast. After VE day, Ron and his regiment were engaged in 'mopping up' groups of SS fanatics who fought to the death. Ron Davies died in 2003 and this book has been tied together by his son, William, who edited the diaries and has included letters, documents and photographs. This is the gripping story of 'every soldier', told in his own words.
Release date Australia
July 14th, 2008
Author
Contributor
Edited by Bill Davies
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Imprint
The History Press Ltd
Pages
160
Dimensions
124x268x10
ISBN-13
9780752445175
Product ID
2220304

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