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Private Edward roe

Private Edward roe

Diary of an Old Contemptible
From Mons to Baghdad 1914 - 1918

Edited by Dr P A Downham
Pen & Sword Books Ltd
ISBN: 1 84415 135 2

Edward Roe's diaries are exceptional in a number of respects. Not only do they cover active service in three major theatres of the Great War, namely Northern France, Gallipoli and Mesopotamia, but the diarist was one of the lucky few to survive the …