5th Cumberland Battalion Home Guard, YouTube book review (forum archive)

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File alt font awesome.svg Posted by kerchi » 17 Nov 2013, 01:12
Posts: 2160
In memory of
John Bardgett
(15309 L/Cpl.)

11th Border Regiment
Who died 1st July 1916.
Here's another book review fully titled: A Record of the 5th (Cumberland) Battalion Home Guard - Affiliated to The Border Regiment. Published Feb 1945. Compiled by Major E.G. Sarsfield-Hall, CMG.

Contains the following among other things:

  • History of the Battalion
  • Form of Enrollment in the Home Guard
  • Map showing the defenses of Workington
  • Various sketches, staff and officers stats and photos
  • A short history of A Company etc.
  • Proficiency certificates
  • Further photos
  • Complete listing of all the companies.