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By Martyn R. Ford-Jones

A Royal Engineer at struggle 1940-1946 is a British soldier's account of his existence, either deepest and armed forces, whereas serving with the Corps of Royal Engineers among 1940 and 1946. in response to the diaries of driving force firstclass 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 shores. The reader follows the development up via Belgium and Holland and is given a first-hand account of the conflict that grew to become often called the Rhine Crossing. The narrative is usually interspersed all through with a few correct army occasions, which happened throughout the comparable interval. as with any such tales, the reader is given entry to the subject's innermost concepts, revealing his fears, anxieties, frustrations and feelings; the latter related to the affections of a number of beautiful younger girls. as well as being in keeping with the written strategies, reviews and diary entries of Robb Jones, the e-book is illustrated with images taken by means of him in the course of his six years as a Royal Engineer.

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