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Black's war : from New Brunswick's 8th Hussars to California's Corlett's 'Long Knives', 1941-44

Author: J Laurence Black; J L Black; Galen Roger Perras
Publisher: Waterloo, Ontario : LCMSDS Press of Wilfrid Laurier University, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Diaries and letters Lt. Col. J. Laurence (Laurie) Black (1900-1992) that document his experiences battling military bureaucracy while serving the Canadian armed forces variously as training officer,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives, Canadian
Named Person: J Laurence Black
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J Laurence Black; J L Black; Galen Roger Perras
ISBN: 9781926804149 1926804147
OCLC Number: 853275608
Description: xiv, 211 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Part I Introductory Essays --
The Military as Family Affair / Larry Black Black, Larry 3 --
An Observant Canuck in General John DeWitt's Court: Major J.L. Black and the Invasion of Kiska, 1943 / Galen Roger Perras Perras, Galen Roger 49 --
Part II Introductory Private Letters and Notes --
A Notes for Preparations to Embark and Disembark, September --
October 1941 83 --
B Notes for Officers from Major J.L. Black, 17 October 1941 89 --
C Settling-in Instructions to Regiment at Ogbourne St. George 93 --
D Early Correspondence between Major Black and Wife, October 1941 --
January 1942 97 --
Part III Diaries, Letters and Notes --
Book I and Letters: January 1942 --
November 1943 103 --
Book II and Letters: April --
September 1944 181.
Responsibility: edited by Larry Black & Galen Roger Perras.

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