Object details

Category
Books
Related period
Second World War (content), Second World War (content)
Creator
22ND ARMOURED BRIGADE SIGNAL SQUADRON, NO. 4 SQUADRON, 2ND MIDDLESEX YEOMANRY, ROYAL CORPS OF SIGNALS (Author)
Middlesex Yeomanry Association (Publisher)
Production date
1998
Place made
Camberley, Surrey, England, UK
Dimensions

whole: Dimensions: 30cm., Pagination: 35 leaves, 22 leaves of plates ill., facsims. (some col.), maps, plans, ports.

Catalogue number
LBY 98 / 2102

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