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Prince Alfred's Guard.

PRINCE ALFRED'S GUARD. Centenary of the Battle of Umzintzani.

Published: Prince Alfred's Guard, Port Elizabeth, 1987

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December 2, 1877. First Battle Honour of Prince Alfred's Guard.

Silver on purple wraps, 48pp stapled 8vo.

Bookplate. VG+ condition.

Contains the week-long programme of events at Port Elizabeth, list of combatants, and various articles:
Huggert. The Regimental Colour, Its History & Significance.
Michael Spicer. Beerdrink That Sparked A War. (Background to the battle).
J. Keith Sutton. An Eyewitness Account Of The Battle.
F.K. Mitchell. Battles, Men, And Medals.
  • Binding Condition: VG+
  • Overall Condition: VG+
  • Size: 8vo
  • Sold By: Fables Bookshop
  • Contact Person: Ian Balchin
  • Country: South Africa
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Telephone: 046-625-0202
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  • Trade Associations: SABDA

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