War Book of the Third Pioneer Battalion

[Swanbourne, W.A.]: [John Burridge Military Antiques], [1989]. Limited Edition. Cloth. Octavo (220 x 145 mm.), 192 pp., 13 ill. including maps, cloth. Fine in plastic cover taped to pastedowns, label of previous owner on front pastedown and half title verso. Fine. Item #737

Limited edition of 200 copies. Facsimile of: Melbourne: Specialty Press, [1922].The 3rd Pioneer Battalion was an infantry and light engineer unit raised in Victoria in March 1916. They served at Armentieres, Ypres, the Somme, Amiens and the Hindenburg Line and were highly decorated, including one Victoria Cross. Includes Honours and Awards, Honour Roll and Nominal Roll. Trigellis-Smith, S. Shaping history : a bibliography of Australian army unit histories, 302.

Price: $250.00

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