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FERRAR (Major M.L.) With the Green Howards in South Africa 1899-1902. 1st Ed., [v]+199pp., portrait frontis., 20 photos., fldg. map. Eden, Fisher & Co. 1904  #61714
[HLMainPic] Records of the 1st Bn. Yorkshire Regiment in the Boer War, also detachments with the 2nd & 4th Bns. Mounted Infantry. Appendices include casualties, awards, officers' services (including QSA clasp entitlement) & several other rolls. Orig. green cloth, gilt, little rubbed & worn but VG & scarce. Inscribed on tp "Colour Serjeant F.C. Hatton from the Author 1904" & later small ownership label of Lieut. R.J.O. Witcher The Green Howards. [Note: Frederick Charles Hatton is listed in the nominal roll of NCOs as the holder of the QSA with three clasps & wounded at Driefontein. He was commissioned in the Green Howards & KiA at Ypres in 1914 & is commemorated on the Menin Gate Memorial. Robert John Onslow Witcher served with the regiment 1953-68.) See illustration on our website.   £145


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