Vanguard: The Fort Garry Horse in The Second World War

Vanguard: The Fort Garry Horse in The Second World War


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Foreword by Lt.-Gen. P. J. Montague, introduction by Lt.-Col. E. M. Wilson. Describes the regiment's prelude in Britain, build-up for battle, Normandy bridgehead, defence of Eterville Ridge, Falaise, Antwerp-Turnhout Canal, Dutch interlude, Siegfried Line, First Canadian Armour in Germany, march to Oldenburg. Memories by various soldiers, roll of honour, honours and awards, women's auxiliary, early history.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Printed by the Uitgevers-Maatschappij, C. Misset N.V., Doetinchem (Holland)
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Date Published: nd. Foreword dated 1945
  • Place Published: n/a
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Fair
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    196 p. interspersed with plates. 25 cm. About 30 maps and photos, either plates, tipped-in or in text. Grey covers. Disbound with tears in spine ends. Paper neat and clean. Inscribed on title and contents page by Cyril M. England of Cliftonvale Avenue, London, Ontario.