BAMFORD, Lieutenant-Colonel P. G. 1st King George Own Batallion. The Sikh Regiment 1846-1946 … with a Foreword by Lieutenant-General Sir Frank Messervy … under whom the battalion served in the Burma Campaign of 1944 and 1945. Aldershot, Gale and Folden Limited, 1948.
Small 4to. Original green cloth lettered in gilt, the batallions signet in gilt on front cover; pp. [xvi], 174, colour-printing on title, frontispiece-portrait, colour plates after watercolours and plates after photographs, sketch maps; cloth with light bubbling, minimally toned at beginning and end; a very good and clean copy of a rarity.
First edition. Most of this beautifully produced volume deals with the 20th century, Gallipoli, Mesopotamia, Burma and Malaysia.