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Connaught Rangers

H. F. N. Jourdain

Connaught Rangers

1st Battalion, formerly 88th Foot

by H. F. N. Jourdain

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Published by Royal United Service Institution in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Army. -- Connaught Rangers. -- Battalion, 1st.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby H. F. N. and Edward Fraser. Vol.1.
    ContributionsFraser, Edward.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxviii, 616p., [34] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages616
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18776309M

    The book also gives the story of the Turkish defenders and the locality being invaded. Accompanied by the Royal Munster Fusiliers, packed aboard the SS River Clyde, the ‘Dubs’ landed from ships boats on the fiercely defended beach at :// Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jourdain, H.F.N. (Henry Francis Newdigate), Connaught Rangers. London, Royal United Service Institution,

      The 6th Connaught Rangers Research Project was formed by a group of people who had an interest in issues related to Irish nationalism and WWI. Some of those group members had family relatives who had enlisted, along with hundreds of others from the Falls Road area, in the Connaught Rangers Regiment at the outbreak of the First World War in   The Connaught Rangers were the most Irish of all Irish regiments, and the “boys that took the world aisy,” as Grattan calls them, were as strange a set to manage as ever tried an officer’s temper. “I cannot bring myself to think them, as many did, a parcel of devils,” writes Grattan; “neither will I by any manner of means try to

      This book explores the history, organisation, uniforms and equipment of the Connaught Rangers from the Napoleonic Wars to World War I. The unit’s experience in America and in South Africa is included. The full variety of uniforms are illustrated in a variety of colour plates and several contemporary photos and :// Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user ://


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