Foreign Legion : France's Famous Fighting Force


TURNBULL, Patrick. "The Foreign Legion : France's Famous Fighting Force". An article in Boy's Own Paper, Volume 62, No. 4, January, 1940, pp. 157-159.Redhill, Surrey : [Boy's Own Paper], 1942. Pp. [64]. Illustrated. Double c olumn. 8vo, stapled illustrated paper covers. Colour illustration to the front cover shows a somewhat fatigued-looking soldier of the French Foreign Legion, out in the desert, reloading his rifle. Complete with numerous advertisements relating to the war effort in Britain. Some articles of further interest include: Sydney Moorhouse's "Pantomime Days", a short history of this popular form of comedic theatre in Britain; Major J. T. Gorman's "FamousTerritorial Regiments : The London Scottish"; Percy Westerman's nautical s erial "Bob Strickland's Log". Small perforation to front cover near spine, else very good. For the issue 35.00

Title: Foreign Legion : France's Famous Fighting Force

Author Name: TURNBULL, Patrick Boy's Own Paper 62:04 January 1940 WESTERMAN, Percy

Categories: 41,

Publisher: Boy's Own Paper, Redhill, Surrey , 1940,:

Seller ID: 50899

Keywords: MILITARY FRANCE FOREIGN LEGION REGIMENT LONDON SCOTTISH REGIMENT PANTOMIME,