Fine in Fine jacket. Fine in red cloth in a Fine dust jacket. Photographs. Colonel Strome Galloway (? -2004) served over six decades in uniform, always revered and respected by those who had served with him, he led "B" company of the Royal Canadian Regiment during many of the most hellacious battles of the Italian theatre in 1943 and 1944, Strome was the quintessential soldier's soldier, an honorary General and Monarchist, he was also co-founder of the Heraldry Society of Canada etc. (p)
Fair in Fair jacket. Signed SIGNED by the author. Also a Lengthy INSCRIPTION by Galloway's daughter to prev. own Fair in red cloth (extensive soiling to covers) in a Fair edge stained dust jacket. Tight Reading copy. Photographs. Colonel Strome Galloway (? -2004) served over six decades in uniform, always revered and respected by those who had served with him, he led "B" company of the Royal Canadian Regiment during many of the most hellacious battles of the Italian theatre in 1943 and 1944, Strome was the quintessential soldier's soldier, an honorary General and Monarchist, he was also co-founder of the Heraldry Society of Canada etc. (p)
Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 0919303544. Dust jacket scuffed with some edge wear, some soil on back panel of DJ; A bright, solid book, DJ in Mylar; Large 8vo 9"-10" tall; 294 pages; "Colonel Strome Galloway, who commanded the Guards' 4th Battalion from 1955 to 1957 and was the first and last regimental lieutenant-colonel, believed that the disbanding of the Guards was a "political decision" by powerful "francophone" elements. "Our crime, " Galloway wrote, "was that we were 'too British' in uniform and character to pass muster with the Francophone hierarchy which dominated the Defence Department at the time. The Unification program was the official excuse, but the program itself was partly a gimmick to 'Americanize' the Canadian forces and eliminate, as far as possible, the British traditions of the past." (Wikipedia) He served for more than 6 decades. This is an account of his personal military service with a short polemic against the unification of the Canadian services. He died in 2004.
Inscribed by Author Octavo, red cloth. pp 296. Photos in text. Fine copy. Jacket has nicks at head of spine, VG otherwise. Experiences of a Canadian officer with the British and Canadian armies in World War II. Inscribed by the author in 1981.
Very good. 1st edition. 296pp. Octavo. Illustrated with plates from photos. Original red cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine in dust jacket. Owner's name on front free endpaper. very good Autobiography of Brigadier-General A.S. A Galloway, who fought at Dieppe and in the Italian Campaign. Galloway continued to serve in the Canadian Army after the war and later held the post of Honorary Lieutenant-Colonel fo the Governor General's Foot Guards.
Fine in Fine jacket. Fine in Fine jacket 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. pp.295. b/w photos. inscribed: to Richard. John. on frontpiece. A Canadian Colonel of the Regiment of The Royal Canadian Regiment (1989-93) and Lieutenant-Colonel of the Regiment of The Regiment of Canadian Guards (1967), he writes his story. This book has 2 d/j's.
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