Light Car Patrols 1916-19

Light Car Patrols 1916-19

Book Title: Light Car Patrols 1916-19

Author: Andrew S. Goudie

Format: Paperback | 288 pages

Publication Date: 11 Feb 2014

ISBN-13: 9781900971157

Captain Claud Williams' memoir tells, first-hand, what it was like to be a Light Car Patrol commander during the First World War, while Russell McGuirk's commentary provides the historical background to the formation of the Patrols and follows their activities from the British raid on Siwa Oasis to desert exploration and survey work and the Kufra Reconnaissance Scheme. Lavishly illustrated with original photographs from Light Car officers, this combined memoir and history provides a fascinating and informative picture of an unsung hero of the desert - the Model T Ford.