Marines Were There; Story of the Royal Marines in the Second World War

By: Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce

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Dustjacket chipped with short tears and a little yellowed ; DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. A tight solid book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 229 pages; Rather than being a full history of the Roayal Marines of Great Britain, the author has given the highlights of theit exploits in WWII. In 1939 their strength was 12,000 and by the end of the war it was nearly 80,000. Along the way they served in the Battle of the Rive Plate, in the Norwegian campaign and the Lowlands as well as other actions.

Title: Marines Were There; Story of the Royal Marines in the Second World War

Author Name: Lockhart, Sir Robert Bruce

Categories: Militaria, UK,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, UK, Putnam: 1950

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 11744

Keywords: WWII netherlands norway River plate Royal Marines