Review: Battles Of A Gunner Officer by John Philip Jones

Auld-Yin

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Review: Battles Of A Gunner Officer by John Philip Jones

The gunner officer in question is Major Peter Pettit of the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC). Via his diary and letters we follow him through Tunisia, Sicily and Normandy, finally crossing north-west Europe and over the Rhine into Germany. Peter Pettit (PP) was a senior partner in a prominent London law firm but, like his father and brother, he also served in the HAC - a Territorial Unit. He was commissioned in 1932 and, following full mobilisation of the Territorials in 1939, spent three...
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Thanks for the review, sounds like a book I'd enjoy.
 

JINGO

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Definitely going to check this out thanks.
 

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