21st Army Group - No. 2 Mechanical Equipment (Tn) Units Royal Engineers, D Day to VE Day21st Army Group - No. 2 Mechanical Equipment (Transportation) Units Royal Engineers, D Day to VE Day
Published by the Royal Engineers (possibly in 1948?). Rectangular hardback - c.24cm by 30cm, with string binding (S7869WSO)
This book provides a fascinating history of the No.2 Mechanical Equipment unit of the Royal Engineers during the North-West European Campaign of 1944-45. It follows the role of the transportation units during the Second World War, and covers the period from D-Day until the end of the war in Europe in 1945.
The book is illustrated throughout with several black and white photographs, drawings and maps, incuding four large fold-out illustrations (one of which is shown in the photographs above)
The condition of the book is generally ok. The cover boards have several scuffs, blemishes and areas of staining, and some nibbling and wear along the edges and corners, and the front cover boards bows slightly upwards along the right hand edge. Inside, the string binding is intact, and all pages are intact and tightly bound. There is some yellowing the inside pages throughout.