The Resource Battle diary : from D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and VE, Charles Cromwell Martin with Roy Whitsed

Battle diary : from D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and VE, Charles Cromwell Martin with Roy Whitsed

Label
Battle diary : from D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and VE
Title
Battle diary
Title remainder
from D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and VE
Statement of responsibility
Charles Cromwell Martin with Roy Whitsed
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A fast-paced account by a soldier who was twice decorated. Charlie Martin, company sergeant-major in the Queen's Own, was with his beloved A Company in all of the significant Normandy actions
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1918-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Charles Cromwell
Dewey number
  • 940.54/8171
  • 940.548171
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
D811
LC item number
.M345 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Whitsed, Roy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Martin, Charles Cromwell
  • Canada
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Battle diary : from D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and VE, Charles Cromwell Martin with Roy Whitsed
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; List of Maps; Foreword; Preface; Prologue: A Profile of Charlie Martin and the Times That Were; D-Day: Bernières-sur-Mer; Le Mesnil-Patry: A Price to Pay; Bray and Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse: Reinforcements Arrive; Patrols: The Silent Stalkers of A Company; Battle for Carpiquet Airport: Five Days of Bombardment; In-ground Living: Foxholes and Slit Trenches; Gaimanche: Hot Water and Clean Underwear; Battles of Colombelles and Giberville: An Objective Too Far; Grentheville, Bourquébus Ridge and Fontaine Henry: Beaches - This Time Friendly; Quesnay Wood on the Road to Falaise: Hedgerow
  • Robert-Mesnil and Maizières on the Falaise RoadMaizières: Scenes of Total War; After Normandy: The Changes Sink In; The Pursuit across France; Boulogne: The First Port; Calais: Bombs Dug In and Wired; The Scheldt Estuary, Bresken's Pocket and the Battle of Oostburg; The Last Pillbox at Bresken: And Joe Meagher's Wound; Support: Mortars, Carriers and Anti-tanks; The Nijmegen Bridgehead: Taking Over from the 82nd Airborne; The Day Bert Shepherd Kept Quiet; The Waal Flats at Nijmegen: A Minefield in the Dark; In the Rhineland: Teacups and Rum
  • The Calcar-Udem Road: Mooshof and Steeg, the Rhineland's Toughest FightingHochwald-Balberger Wald Road; Rest Periods: Another Version; Crossing the Rhine; The Bridge at Rha and Its Buildings: First War Mud; The Village of Sneek: The Last Battle; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Appendices; A: Letters; B: The Big Two Bugle Newsletter of the Queen's Own; C: Signed Recommendations for DCM and MM Awarded to Charles Cromwell Martin with Letters of Congratulation; D: Honours Awarded to Members of A Company, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
  • E: Members of A Company, The Queen's Own Rifles, as of June 3-6, 1944F: Nominal Role of A Company, The Queen's Own Rifles, after Reinforcement and before the Battle of the Scheldt
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611962326
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000576294
  • (EBL)611518
  • (OCoLC)244769150
  • (SSID)ssj0000289680
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12067872
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000289680
  • (PQKBWorkID)10403719
  • (PQKB)10008430
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC611518
  • (CaBNvSL)thg00603070
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3256263
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5104395
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000576294
Label
Battle diary : from D-Day and Normandy to the Zuider Zee and VE, Charles Cromwell Martin with Roy Whitsed
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; List of Maps; Foreword; Preface; Prologue: A Profile of Charlie Martin and the Times That Were; D-Day: Bernières-sur-Mer; Le Mesnil-Patry: A Price to Pay; Bray and Bretteville-l'Orgueilleuse: Reinforcements Arrive; Patrols: The Silent Stalkers of A Company; Battle for Carpiquet Airport: Five Days of Bombardment; In-ground Living: Foxholes and Slit Trenches; Gaimanche: Hot Water and Clean Underwear; Battles of Colombelles and Giberville: An Objective Too Far; Grentheville, Bourquébus Ridge and Fontaine Henry: Beaches - This Time Friendly; Quesnay Wood on the Road to Falaise: Hedgerow
  • Robert-Mesnil and Maizières on the Falaise RoadMaizières: Scenes of Total War; After Normandy: The Changes Sink In; The Pursuit across France; Boulogne: The First Port; Calais: Bombs Dug In and Wired; The Scheldt Estuary, Bresken's Pocket and the Battle of Oostburg; The Last Pillbox at Bresken: And Joe Meagher's Wound; Support: Mortars, Carriers and Anti-tanks; The Nijmegen Bridgehead: Taking Over from the 82nd Airborne; The Day Bert Shepherd Kept Quiet; The Waal Flats at Nijmegen: A Minefield in the Dark; In the Rhineland: Teacups and Rum
  • The Calcar-Udem Road: Mooshof and Steeg, the Rhineland's Toughest FightingHochwald-Balberger Wald Road; Rest Periods: Another Version; Crossing the Rhine; The Bridge at Rha and Its Buildings: First War Mud; The Village of Sneek: The Last Battle; Epilogue; Acknowledgments; Appendices; A: Letters; B: The Big Two Bugle Newsletter of the Queen's Own; C: Signed Recommendations for DCM and MM Awarded to Charles Cromwell Martin with Letters of Congratulation; D: Honours Awarded to Members of A Company, The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada
  • E: Members of A Company, The Queen's Own Rifles, as of June 3-6, 1944F: Nominal Role of A Company, The Queen's Own Rifles, after Reinforcement and before the Battle of the Scheldt
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (241 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9786611962326
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000576294
  • (EBL)611518
  • (OCoLC)244769150
  • (SSID)ssj0000289680
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12067872
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000289680
  • (PQKBWorkID)10403719
  • (PQKB)10008430
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC611518
  • (CaBNvSL)thg00603070
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3256263
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC5104395
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000576294

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