Off the Record: Life and Letters of a Black Watch Officer

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"Off The Record looks at David Rose's family life and upbringing before WWII, descriptions of RMA Sandhurst, and his joining of The Black Watch regiment. He addresses his regimental service in Scotland and peace-keeping in prewar Palestine. Rose writes graphic descriptions of fierce fighting in Somaliland and with the Chindits in Burma. He shares hair-raising tales of combating the mass onslaught of the Chinese at the Battle of the Hook in Korea. David Rose served with The Black Watch from 1933-1958. He commanded the 1st ...

Off the Record: Life and Letters of a Black Watch Officer 1997, Spellmount Publishers

ISBN-13: 9781873376768

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