Auction Date: 21/10/2014 at 10:30 am
The 1st Battalion Essex Regiment in South Africa 1899-1902: A concise record compiled by Maj A G Pratt originally published in Burma 1908. The Battalion engaged in the Paardeberg operations of Feb 1900, the advance from Bloemfonteir and the invasion of eastern Transvaal. During 1901 the regiment assisted in operations against De Wet in Cape Colony and were later employed along blockhouse lines in south eastern Transvaal. York 1998 53pp. Fontispiece and folding map, clothbound (222 x 175mm) edition of 125 copies.