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Royal Armoured Corps by Owen, Frank.

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Published by HMSO in London .
Written in English


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StatementFrank Owen and H. W. Atkins.
ContributionsAtkins, H. W.
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Open LibraryOL16560351M

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The Royal Armoured Corps composition may have changed dramatically during the four and a half decades of The Cold War but its role in the nations defence has been predominant. This highly informative book focuses on the deployment of the British Armys armoured regiments from the end of the Second World War, their vehicles and equipment, the /5(11). The Royal Canadian Armoured Corps, which encompasses Canada's tank and armoured car regiments, has a proud past. Lavishly illustrated with photos, war art, maps and diagrams, this book traces the history of the RCAC from its cavalry ancestors through World War I and the interwar period that saw the advent of the tank and other new forms of of the book . OCLC Number: Description: 68 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates: illustrations, maps, portraits ; 19 cm: Other Titles: Story of the Fifth Reconnaissance Regiment, Royal Armoured Corps. The Royal Armoured Corps in the Cold War - (Images of War) [Griffin, Robert, Robinson, M.P.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Royal Armoured Corps in the Cold War - (Images of War)/5(11).

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