Books written about Grenadiers by Grenadiers

World War II years as experienced by Grenadier Guardsman W. Jack Pritchard -  Ex N0. 4 Company 1st (Motor) Battalion

Grenadier Guards, Fifth Guards Armoured Brigade, The Guards Armoured Division 30th Corps

An historical recourse of the Grenadier Guards by Major-General R.H. Whitworth edited by Lt-General Brian Horrocks to 1974

One of four books by Major Oliver JM Lindsay CBE, F.R. Hist.S

dedicated to all Grenadiers serving and retired

 their wives and families

this is their history

Quinque Juncta in Uno - Five Joined in One was the motto of the Brigade of Guards

Edited by Ronald Melvin a colleague of C/Sgt John Tilbury

who together researched the many records from which much of this detail comes

and enhanced by the personal accounts from others

An account of the Regiment's involvement in action in Afghanistan 2007-2010

by

Lt-Col Richard Dorney who is a Vice- President of the Bristol Branch of the Grenadier Guards Association

 

An account by Major Frank Clark of the Grenadiers in action during WW2 from his own recollections and those of other contributors.

The profits of the sales are donated to \the Colonel's Fund which aids those Grenadiers who are injured in action and their families.

Published 2013 and available from Regimental Headquarters

The memoirs of Grenadier Guardsman Norman Wood from 1910 when he was born until  the date of publication in 1997

Part of this record is in diary form recording the D-Day landing and subsequent events

 

 

 

The third book of anecdotes by Richard Lee Nettleton ex- Drummer Flautist Grenadier Guards

 looking at the humourous side of life in the British Army

 

 

This book is the story of a soldier's life in the Grenadier Guards, SAS and SBS 1935 - 1958

by

Richard Dorney

with illustrations by

Sean Bolan

Published by Helion & Company Ltd 2005

 

 

An abridged "History of the Grenadier Guards" 1656-1949

by

Captain Frederick Martin late Grenadier Guards

 

An SSSH account of the Grenadier Guards and their exploits and duties

Published Gale and Polden, Aldershot June 1951

 

        

 

The Grenadier Guards in the War of 1939-1945

Vol 1 - The Campaign in North-Western Europe

by Patrick Forbes

Vol 2 - The Mediterranean Camp

by Captain Nigel Nicholson MBE

 

Published by Gale & Polden 1949

 

 

Original Edition published by

R&T Gilbert London 1869

 

 

 

Primary Source Edition

by

Robert McNair French


Paperback: 122 pages - This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923 -

ISBN: - 12939`280

 

 

The Grenadier Guards in The Great War (1914-1919) - 3 Vols.

by

Sir Frederick Ponsonby

 

 

Recollection of an Officer of the Grenadier Guards throughout the Great War

by

E.R.M. Fryer

 

 

Text by General Sir David Fraser; Additional Research by RJ Marrion and DSV Fosten

Foreword by

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh Colonel Grenadier Guards

 

 

 

 

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