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THE QUEEN'S OWN RIFLES OF CANADA, 1860-1960:  ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF CANADA., Barnard, W.T., Lieutenant-Colonel.

Author Name    Barnard, W.T., Lieutenant-Colonel.

Title   THE QUEEN'S OWN RIFLES OF CANADA, 1860-1960: ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF CANADA.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Very Good -

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   Don Mills, Ontario Ontario Publishing Company 1960

Illustrator   Maps drawn by Captain R.A. With.

Seller ID   29416

398 pp, 8vo (9 1/4" H), black boards with silver lettering on spine, silver insignia on front cover - no dust jacket (as issued). Map endpapers, b&w photographs, fold-out maps and diagrams. Contents: Preface; The Formation of the Regiment, 1860-66; The Battle of Ridgeway, 2 June 1866; Canada and the Green Jackets, 1866-77; The Victorian Heyday, 1877-84; The North-West Rebellion, 1885; War and Peace, 1886-1909; The Fiftieth Anniversary, 1910; The Regimental Record, 1911-18; Peace with Pacificsm, 1919-39; The 1st Bn. QOR of C, Toronto and Camp Borden, 1940; Newfoundland and New Brunswick, 1940-41; Preliminary Training in England, 1941-42; Final Training in England, 1943 - 5 June 1944; The Battle of Normandy, 6 June - 2 July 1944; The Battle of Normandy, 3 July - 22 August 1944; The Channel Ports, September 1944; The Breskens Pocket and the Nijmegen Bridgehead, 2 October 1944 - 7 February 1945; The Battle of the Rhineland, 8 February - 27 March 1945; The Final Victory, 28 March - 17 December 1945; The Post-War Era, 1945-60; Appendices: The Victoria Cross; The Roll of Honour; Honours and Awards; Battle Honours; Succession Rolls; The Buffs; The King's Royal Rifle Corps; Characteristics of a Rifle Regiment; Rifles and Rifle Shooting; Dress; The Military Band; The Bugle Band; The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Association; Regimental Designations and Battalions; The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Chapter, Imperial Order, Daughters of the Empire. Light browning to edges of endpapers, very light toning to edges of pages, browning to edges of text block, light cigarette odor, small corner crease on one fold-out map, minor wrinkling at top/bottom of spine.

Regimental  History,  Militia,  Canada,  Fenians,  Upper  Canada  College  Cadets,  Battle  Ridgeway,  Battle  Honours,  Green  Jackets,  Stratford  Stay,  Red  River  Rebellion,  Belleville  Riots,  Victorian  Era,  North-west  Rebellion,  Battleford,  Cut  Knife  Creek,  Poundmaker,  Big  Bear,  South  African  War,  Boer,  Buffalo,  Toronto,  Levis,  Aldershot,  Buffs,  Canadian  Expeditionary  Force,  C.E.F.,  First  World  War,  3rd  Battalion,  Sir  Henry  Pellatt,  Camp  Borden,  Second  World  War,  Newfoundland,  8th  Canadian  Infantry  Brigade,  Training,  Normandy,  D-Day,  Landing,  Le  Mesnil-Patry,  Carpiquet,  Faubourg  De  Vaucelles,  Bourguebus  Ridge,  Falaise  Road,  Quesnay  Wood,  Boulogne,  Calais,  Breskens  Pocket,  Nijmegen  Bridgehead,  Ghent,  Rhineland,  Waal  Flats,  Calcar-Udem  Road,  Hochwald,  Walberger  Wald,  Reichswald  Forest,  Rhine,  Holland,  Victoria  Cross,  Scheldt. 

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