Daniel G. Dancocks
Publisher: Leo Cooper Ltd (July 1992)
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This ebook tells the tale of the 10th Canadian Infantry Battalion, who, in the course of international struggle I, bought a name for excellence. shaped in September 1914, the 10th completed reputation merely 9 months later, on the moment conflict of Ypres, by way of partaking within the first significant assault via Canadian troops. They fought in each significant Canadian conflict of the conflict: Festubert, Mount Sorrel, the Somme, Vimy Ridge, Arleux, Hill 70, Passchendaele, Amiens, the Drocourt-Queant Line, and the Canal Du Nord. within the technique the Battalion received Victoria Crosses, in addition to a number of alternative for bravery, together with 18 DSOs, sixty four MCs, sixty seven DCMs, and 289 MMs. however the price was once very excessive. throughout the struggle 5,390 males from all elements of Canada served within the unit: eighty five in step with cent have been killed or injured.