Stretcher Bearers... At the Double! History of the Fifth [5th] Canadian Field Ambulance Which Served Overseas During the Great War of 1914-1918

By: Noyes, Frederick Walter; Case, B.S.; Patterson, A.F.; Rutherford, H.R.

Price: $495.00

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Book Condition: Fair


[8], 315, [13] pages. Black and white photographic plates. Eight maps on seven fold-outs. Roll of Honor. Nominal Roll. "A candid presentation of the human side of our experiences - highlighting the humorous incidents and skipping over, for the most part, the darker side of the war. We hope that those who read the book may recapture some of that wonderful spirit which then existed among us; and we use soldier language in order to stimulate the rousing of that spirit." - Introduction. Heavy wear to publisher's gilt-adorned navy blue cloth. Hinges open. Openings along backstrip. Undated but two of our three references suggest a 1937 printing date. A worthy reference copy of this informative World War I history. Dornbusch 329, Enser p.89, Cooke [3] p.201.

Title: Stretcher Bearers... At the Double! History of the Fifth [5th] Canadian Field Ambulance Which Served Overseas During the Great War of 1914-1918

Author Name: Noyes, Frederick Walter; Case, B.S.; Patterson, A.F.; Rutherford, H.R.

Categories: Military, Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Hunter-Rose Company, Limited: 1937

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair

Seller ID: 515H4401

Keywords: Fifth Canadian Field Ambulance, World War - 1914-1918, Canadian Army, Colonel George Devey Farmer, Ancaster, The Somme, Vimy Ridge, Lens, Passchendaele, Bienvillers-Au-Bois, Wailly, Amiens, Roll of Honor, Nominal Roll,