Redan Ridge - The Last Stand, by Peter Weston

Redan Ridge - The Last Stand, by Peter Weston

Subtitled 'The account of men formerly of the Herefordshire Regiment and their part in the Battle of the Somme'

Book published privately by the author in 2012, 124 pages. Paperback (N4697)

From the rear side cover: In September 1916, over 200 men from the Herefordshire Regiment were transferred to the 11th Border Regiment to make good the losses for the Somme campaign, but within weeks 54 would perish in the final battle of the 1916 operation, which was fought on Redan Ridge. Chapters include:

  • The Earl's men
  • Return to the Somme
  • Map showing line of attack
  • The Battle for Frankfurt Trench
  • Isolated
  • Officers Statements
  • The men of Hereford
  • Roll of Honour

Condition of the book is excellent, with bright tidy covers, and all pages clean, intact, unblemished and tightly bound. The book looks unread. Please note their is a small price sticker on the rear side cover

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