An Old Soldier's Memories.

By: Jones-Parry, S.H. (late Captain Royal Dublin Fusiliers).

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290p. Photo frontispiece. Commissioned in India 1849. Crimea, the Mutiny. Served in the Madras Fusiliers during the Burmese War of 1852-53 where he was involved in the investment and defense of Pegu, Took part in the Crimean War in 1854-55 when he was Assistant Quarter-Master General of the 2nd Infantry Division. Then stationed in India when the 1857 Mutiny broke out, and marched with General Havelock's column to relieve the siege of Lucknow. He took part in the storming and reduction of the Secunderabagh, Shahnujuff, and Tara Kotee, and returned to Lucknow with General James Outram when the siege was lifted a second time. He took part in the final campaign to repress the remnants of the Mutiny in Oudh. Red cloth. Gilt lettering. Spine slightly sunned. Foxing. Mylar sleeve. Near Fine Copy

Title: An Old Soldier's Memories.

Author: Jones-Parry, S.H. (late Captain Royal Dublin Fusiliers).

Categories: Items with Photos, INDIA, List 86,

Publisher: Hurst & Blackett, 1897.: 1897

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 86-180