Books tagged: hussars

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Heroes of the Light Brigade
By James W Bancroft
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
For four decades this book has been extensively researched through official documentation such as soldiers' service papers, census returns, and regimental and family archives, the result of which provides biographical tributes to 30 soldiers who rode in the famous Charge of the Light Brigade, giving a valuable insight into the kind of ordinary men who took part.
Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt - Diaries and Letters of a First World War Officer in the 19th Hussars and 1st Coldstream Guards
By William Bridge
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Diary and letters of Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt including his time at Eton, Sandhurst and in the First World War. He describes life in the Hussars and Coldstream Guards, how he was gassed in May 1915, and life in the trenches. He was killed near Ypres in May 1916. The book is illustrated with maps and photographs, and includes biographies of his wife, son, brother and parents.
The Charge of the Light Brigade - A Selection of Survivors
By James W Bancroft
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction
Concise and informative biographical tributes to 17 men who survived the Charge of the Light Brigade and attended a benefit concert held on their behalf. Extensively researched over four decades, the information is drawn from official documents and archives, eyewitness accounts, newspaper reports and stories related by their descendants.