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Image for York County in the World War 1914 - 1919

York County in the World War 1914 - 1919

By: Hall, Clifford J. & John P. Lehn

Price: $85.00

Publisher: York, PA, Self Published: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16861

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


Front and back hinges cracked but still holding, wear to extremities of brown cloth covered boards. School library pocket on back free end paper, some discoloration of endpapers, light foxing of end papers. ; Photographs (not all have photos) of those who died along with brief write-ups, about when they signed up, where they served and how they died. This is followed by an alphabetical list of those who served and their regiment. There are also write ups about about civilian efforts to support the war and previous military efforts by those in the county. ; Ex-Library; B&W Illustrations; 4to 1... View more info

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Duty, Honor, Privilege New York's Silk Stocking Regiment and the Breaking of the Hindenburg Line

By: Harris, Stephen L.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Dulles, VA, Brassey's Inc: 2001

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 17650

ISBN: 1574884670

Condition: Very Good


Front card cover has crease on bottom foredge.; A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; 9.13 X 6.06 X 1.57 inches; 374 pages; "One of the most heroic, and socially fascinating, episodes of World War I; This National Guard unit included the scions of New York society (including Vanderbilts, Roosevelts, Van Burens, Harrimans, Van Rensselaers, and Rhinelanders), artists, actors, writers, editors, and reporters; Dozens of photographs from private collections; A well-told story of a time when wealth and privilege often fueled patriotism and courage On September 29, 1918, a regiment of volunteer... View more info