Crows Nest, NSW: Allen and Unwin, 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (240 x 164 mm.) : pp xv, 318 : illustrations : maps : includes nominal roll, glossary, index : paper covered boards in dust jacket . Now in fine custom yellow slipcase. olive green endpapers.
Four small dents to head of boards : jacket has some edge-wear and foxing to inside. Near fine / fine. Item #2015
This is the official history of the 3rd Cavalry Regiment of the Royal Australian Armoured Corps. It served in every major operation in the Vietnam War including the Tet Offensive, the 1968 battles for Fire Support Bases Coral and Balmoral, and the battle of Binh Ba in 1969, supporting the Infantry using Armoured Personnel Carriers. Its Battle Honours include Bien-Hoa, Binh Ba, Coral-Balmoral, Hat Dich and Long Tan.