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Title: Once a Patricia. (Memoirs of a Junior Infantry Officer in World War Ii)
Description: Vanwell, St. Catharines, Ontario, [1988].. 564 pp, large 8vo (9 1/4" H), hard cover in dust jacket. B&w photos, maps, reproductions. "..a gripping personal account about the Second World War. From The Royal Military College, Wartime Training Centres, through Sicily and Italy with the Eighth Army, and finally to Holland, Sydney Frost brings together a fascinating and absorbing story. He tells it exactly 'as it was' and we see what it all meant - at the time - to this gallant young officer. With sensitivity and percepton he records the gamut of emotions through courage to sorrow to triumph that became the reality of a fighting soldier's life. And through it all runs the consuming passion for his Regiment (Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry) - his home." Dust jacket has very minor rubbing. Fine/NF.

Keywords: Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, Royal Military College, Sicily, D-Day Dodgers, Italy, Eighth Army, Holland, Personal Narratives, Regimental Histories.

Price: US$ 27.50 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 12456

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