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Broken Sword : the Tumultuous Life of General Frank Crozier 1897-1937.

Author: Charles Messenger
Publisher: Pen and Sword Military, 2013.
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Brigadier General Frank Crozier (1879- 1937) was a highly controversial figure in his day. As a young soldier he saw active service in the Boer War and West Africa before being forced to leave the British army because of financial irresponsibility. He tried to start a new life in Canada and then, on his return to Britain, joined the Ulster Volunteer Force. On the outbreak of the First World War he was appointed  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Messenger
ISBN: 1322027307 9781322027302
OCLC Number: 887106242
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Maps; Introduction; Chapter 1: The Early Years: 1879-1899; Chapter 2: Regular Soldier at Last: South Africa 1900; Chapter 3: Bushwacking in West Africa: 1901-1905; Chapter 4: Rolling Stone: 1905-1911; Chapter 5: Ulster Will Fight Rather than Unite: 1912-1914; Chapter 6: Irish Rifleman: 1914-1916; Chapter 7: The Welsh Bantams: 1917; Chapter 8: A Turbulent Year: 1918; Chapter 9: Lithuanian Inspector General: 1919-20; Chapter 10: Trouble in Ireland: 1920-1921; Chapter 11: Mired in Controversy: 1921-23. Chapter 12: Defending his Reputation: 1924-26Chapter 13: The Road to Pacifism: 1927-1937; Chapter 14: The End; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index; Back Cover.

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Brigadier General Frank Crozier (1879- 1937) was a highly controversial figure in his day. As a young soldier he saw active service in the Boer War and West Africa before being forced to leave the British army because of financial irresponsibility. He tried to start a new life in Canada and then, on his return to Britain, joined the Ulster Volunteer Force. On the outbreak of the First World War he was appointed second-in-command of a battalion in 36th Ulster Division, becoming its commanding officer in autumn 1915 and leading it in action on 1 July 1916. He commanded a brigade with much succes.

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