Op Telic

Discussion in 'The Book Club' started by skid2, Jun 22, 2011.

Welcome to the Army Rumour Service, ARRSE

The UK's largest and busiest UNofficial military website.

The heart of the site is the forum area, including:

  1. skid2

    skid2 LE Book Reviewer

    Any recommendations on reading concerning Op Telic, more towrds the latter days?
    Thanks as always
    Skid2
     
  2. I've only read Dusty Warriors which covers PWRR's tour in 2004.

    Very good but probably not exactly what you're after.

    Amazon link

    Q
     
  3. If your looking for an account of the invasion then there is this title which is about the Royal Scots Dragoon Guards Battle Group

    Main Battle Tank: Amazon.co.uk: Niall Edworthy: Books

    Also this one covers three Commando Brigades Action

    Target Basra: Amazon.co.uk: Mike Rossiter: Books

    This ones a Personal Memoir of a Soldier from the PWRR in 2004

    Sniper One: The Blistering True Story of a British Battle Group Under Siege: Amazon.co.uk: Sgt. Dan Mills: Books

    This one is the memoir of an ATO during the same period

    Eight Lives Down: Amazon.co.uk: Chris Hunter: Books

    And this is another memoir from another ATO during 2006

    Red One: A Bomb Disposal Expert on the Front Line: Amazon.co.uk: Kevin Ivison: Books
     
  4. skid2

    skid2 LE Book Reviewer

    Thanks all enjoyed the Holmes on PWR.
    Just ordered Edworthys Main Battle Tank and Min of Defeat.
     
  5. We wrote epic amounts of graffiti on the walls of one of our thunderboxes which cracked me up every time I went in there to paint it brown. I wish I'd photographed it but just incase someone else did it was overlooking the "gym" at The Sh1t Al Arab and was the only blue and grey one.