Review: Blood in the Trenches by Captain A Radclyffe Dugmore

Gout Man

LE
Book Reviewer
Gout Man

Review: Blood in the Trenches by Captain A Radclyffe Dugmore

blood-in-the-trenches-e1419082811466-146x150.jpg


This book is written by the late Captain A Radclyffe Dugmore and is a personalised memoir of his time at the Battle of the Somme in which he served in the rank of Lieutenant in the Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry Regiment.

The author was in fact a big game hunter and a professional writer prior to the war and went out to Belgium at the beginning of the war as a civilian observer. What he observed and experienced made him enlist a soon as he stepped foot back into England. This was no...
http://www.arrse.co.uk/reviews/review-blood-trenches-captain-radclyffe-dugmore/
 
His son married into the Hart Dyke family and as such all the way to Miranda Hart (I was bored this morning so went on a Google search)
 

Latest Threads

Top