Written and published when the heat of battle had barely cooled in 1941, this brief history of the 2nd Royal Fusiliers (City of London) regiment tells the story of a unit that was in the thick of the fighting during the BEF”s retreat to Dunkirk. This concise history contains a chart with the rolls of battalion officers & NCOs and a map showing the Battalion’s field of operations.
A Short History of the 2nd Bn. Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment) During the First Year of the War, September 1939 – August 1940
Written soon after the action it describes, this brief battalion history describes the fighting retreat of the BEF to Dunkirk in May 1940. Contains a chart with all the battalion’s officers and NCOs and a map of the theatre.