The Anatomy of a Raid

The Anatomy of a Raid

by Ted Smith, Tony Spagnoly
     
 
A seemingly unnecessary raid made by men of the 10th Battalion A.I.F. on Celtic Wood, Broodseinde on the 9th October 1917 resulted in the unrecorded deaths of 37 of the raiding party. The mystery of how they died has never been solved. The conclusion reached in this book prompts thoughts as to why the military authorities never conducted an investigation at the time,

Overview

A seemingly unnecessary raid made by men of the 10th Battalion A.I.F. on Celtic Wood, Broodseinde on the 9th October 1917 resulted in the unrecorded deaths of 37 of the raiding party. The mystery of how they died has never been solved. The conclusion reached in this book prompts thoughts as to why the military authorities never conducted an investigation at the time, and why the raid was planned in the first place.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781473811850
Publisher:
Pen and Sword
Publication date:
02/16/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
8 MB

Meet the Author

Ted Smith is an author and historian. Tony Spagnoly is an author and historian.

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