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A soldier gone to sea : memoir of a Royal Marine in both world wars / Charles Frederic Jerram ; edited by Donald F. Bittner.

Author:
Jerram, Charles Frederic, 1882-1969 [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xii, 226 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Summary note:
"In this memoir spanning nine decades, Lieutenant Colonel C.F. Jerram (1882-1969) of the Royal Marines recounts his life and military service through both world wars. An essay by the editor, based on other sources, provides a broader perspective on Jerram, whose approach to professional military service is still pertinent today"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-217) and index.
Contents:
Preface / by Donald F. Bittner -- Prologue; early life -- Joining the Royal Marines, 1901-04 -- The Mediterranean Fleet, 1904-06 -- China Station, 1907-10 -- Marking time, 1910-14 -- War at sea, 1914 -- Gallipoli, 1915 -- The Western Front, I; 1915-18 -- The Western Front, II; 1918 -- Between the wars, 1919-40 -- Epilogue; World War II and beyond, 1940-69.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780786446186 ((softcover ; : alk. paper))
  • 0786446188 ((softcover ; : alk. paper))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016014243
OCLC:
932578526
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