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Recollections of Rifleman Bowlby

Alex Bowlby

Recollections of Rifleman Bowlby

Italy, 1944.

by Alex Bowlby

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Published by Leo Cooper in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Previous edition published, 1969.

ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13854343M

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In , having distinguished itself in the North Africa campaign, Rifleman Bowlby's battalion of Greenjackets was sent to Italy. But instead of being used in the specialised role for which it had been trained, most of the battalion's vehicles were taken away on arrival, and the riflemen were told that they were to be used as ordinary : £ ALEX BOWLBY will be remembered for a book that gave one of the most honest and vivid accounts of the ordinary British soldier’s experience during the Second World War. He struggled to find a publisher for Recollections of Rifleman Bowlby, but in the end it was reprinted several times and much praised.


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But instead of being used in the specialised role for which it had been trained, most of the battalion's vehicles were taken away on arrival, and the riflemen were told that they were to be used as ordinary infantry.

Inhaving distinguished itself in the North Africa campaign, Rifleman Bowlby's battalion of Greenjackets was sent to Italy. But instead of being used in the specialised role for which it had been trained, most of the battalion's vehicles were taken away on arrival, and the riflemen were told that they were to be used as ordinary : Alex Bowlby.

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But instead of being used in the specialised role for which it had been trained, most of the battalion's vehicles were taken away on arrival, and the riflemen were told that they were to be used as ordinary infantry. Alex Bowlby, who has died a wrote The Recollections of Rifleman Bowlby, a vivid account of an ex-public schoolboy in the ranks during the Italian campaign; many consider the book to be one of the best written about a front-line infantryman.

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