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All Valiant Dust : an Irishman Abroad.

Author: Peter Ross
Publisher: Dublin : Lilliput Press, 1992.
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For many of its participants, the Second World War was the most intense period of their lives - with horizons widened by grief, strangeness and excitement. Peter Ross, graduated from Trinity College, Dublin, to become a troop commander in Montgomery's Eighth Army. He took ship to Egypt and was active in the Western Desert campaign, concluding with El Alamein, a memorable and historic battle which marked the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ross, Peter.
All Valiant Dust : An Irishman Abroad.
Dublin : The Lilliput Press, ©1992
Named Person: Peter Ross; Peter Ross
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Ross
ISBN: 9781843514022 1843514028
OCLC Number: 828793827
Description: 1 online resource (255 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Epigraph; CONTENTS; FOREWORD; PREFACE; INTRODUCTION; ONE; TWO; THREE; FOUR; FIVE; SIX; SEVEN; Copyright.

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For many of its participants, the Second World War was the most intense period of their lives - with horizons widened by grief, strangeness and excitement. Peter Ross, graduated from Trinity College, Dublin, to become a troop commander in Montgomery's Eighth Army. He took ship to Egypt and was active in the Western Desert campaign, concluding with El Alamein, a memorable and historic battle which marked the turning-point of the war. Hospitalized and awarded the Military Cross, Ross returned to take part in the D-Day landings, the liberation of Brussels and the advance on the Rhine .All Va.

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