First in the Field: Gault of the Patricias

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Leo Cooper, Jan 1, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 278 pages
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In 1914, Hamilton Gault, at his own expense, raised Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry to fight for the Crown. Within nine days his new regiment was ready and was in action by the end of the year. Its fighting record was second to none.

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The remarkable story of one man's love for a regiment which he raised out of his private funds and initiative at the outset of the Great War. It would initially be manned by active ex British ... Read full review

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