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By Martyn R. Ford-Jones

A Royal Engineer at struggle 1940-1946 is a British soldier's account of his lifestyles, either inner most and army, whereas serving with the Corps of Royal Engineers among 1940 and 1946. in response to the diaries of driving force top quality Robert "Robb" Jones, the reader follows this Royal Engineer around the deserts of North Africa and the center East, endures the bombing of Tripoli Harbour, and accompanies him on either the invasion of Sicily and the landings at the Normandy seashores. The reader follows the improvement up via Belgium and Holland and is given a first-hand account of the conflict that grew to become referred to as the Rhine Crossing. The narrative can be interspersed all through with a few proper army occasions, which happened in the course of the similar interval. as with any such tales, the reader is given entry to the subject's innermost ideas, revealing his fears, anxieties, frustrations and feelings; the latter concerning the affections of a number of beautiful younger women. as well as being in accordance with the written ideas, reviews and diary entries of Robb Jones, the e-book is illustrated with pictures taken by means of him in the course of his six years as a Royal Engineer.

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