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Good old Somersets

Good old Somersets

the 1st Battalion Somerset Light Industry, August-December 1914

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Published by Matador in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Brian Gillard, from contemporary diaries and reports.
ContributionsGillard, Brian.
The Physical Object
Pagination164p. :
Number of Pages164
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22102637M
ISBN 101904744311

Edward Seymour, 1st duke of Somerset, byname the Protector, also called (–36) Sir Edward Seymour, or (–37) Viscount Beauchamp of Hache, or (–47) earl of Hertford, (born c. /06—died Jan. 22, , London), the Protector of England during part of the minority of King Edward VI (reigned –53). While admiring Somerset’s personal qualities and motives, scholars . Full text of "The West Somerset word-book; a glossary of dialectal and archaic words and phrases used in the west of Somerset and East Devon" See other formats.

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  Somerset’s flag was registered on July 4th , the day it was announced as the winning entry in a competition organised by a county law firm and local media. Although the winner of the competition however, the design was basically traditional, having been used for the previous century by the local county council on its coat of arms and being derived from devices borne by Alfred the Great. Comment: The spine or cover may be slightly worn but the book is otherwise in good condition and will provide thought provoking read! Damaged cover. The cover of is slightly damaged for instance a torn or bent corner. Inscription on the first page, typically just a name but may include a dedication or a brief personal message/5(2).


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Good Old Somersets Telling the story of the 1st Battalion, the Somerset Light Infantry Also posting other items linked to Somerset during the Great War. Good Old Somersets: The 1st Battalion Somerset Light Infantry August-December This book is a day-by-day chronicle of the Battalion from August to Decemberusing the official War Diaries together with extracts from personal diaries and correspondence, newspaper reports and other contemporary material.

Good Old Somersets The 1st Battalion Somerset Light Infantry August-December by Brian Gillard. The book covers the fighting, movements, trench life and relaxation of a typical group of regular soldiers who came to be known as ‘The Old Contemptibles’.

Book : Brian Gillard. Private Coward's Diary Disclaimer - I have nothing to do with the publishing of this book and given the title of the blog I am naturally going to enjoy the diary of the member of the Somerset Light Infantry - if you have come here via the twitter feed of The Somersets the chances are you will : The Somersets.

(shelved 2 times as old-books-to-read) avg rating —ratings — published Buy Good Old Somersets: An 'Old Contemptible' Battalion in First Edition by Gillard, Brian (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(1). Good Old Somersets | The Somerset Light Infantry in particular and Somerset in general during WW1 - @thesomersets. Now that I'm about half-way thru Roses, I am really glad that I read Somerset first.

The only reason I'm not giving Somerset 5 stars is that a few incidents that occur, the result/outcome wasn't told. And the book skips many years. Some chapters start 10 years after the previous chapter/5().

Among the things listed, I saw Somersets, and remembered my old bottle. I added it to the order and tried it. It worked just as well as I remembered. I accidentally misplaced it for a day recently, and tried the good old shaving foam.

It just wasn't the same, and now the shaving foam is back in the drawer piled behind other unused junk/5(10). Good Old Somersets by Brian Gillard,available at Book Depository with free delivery : Brian Gillard. Finished this and it was a great "escape" book. It is the prequel to Roses and tells how the Toliver family ended up in Texas.

It was a good book all about family drama and the drama of the late s and early s in Texas. Not a life changing book, but /5. 3 Sep - The Somerset Light Infantry in particular and Somerset in general during WW1. See more ideas about Somerset, Good old and Ww1 soldiers pins.

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In addition to the diary there are a few extracts from the book “Good Old Somersets. An ‘Old Contemptible’ Battalion in ”. The Christmas truce of is briefly mentioned in this post but more information will be posted soon regarding this.

In good old Somerset. Chorus: When I'm dead, they'll bury me In the shade of a cider-apple tree, Take me back to good ole Somerset; Take me by the village inn, Hear the old folks, the yarns they spin, Take me back to good old Somerset.

I took a rifle when I was sixteen, I went to fight for my King and Queen, And the boots I wore - ah, they was. - A map of Ploegsteert Wood sector in late - when the Somersets were based in the area. It shows the German position known as the Birdcage which was unsuccessfully attacked by the1st Battalion on 19 December The Bird and Bush is the Somerset College Retail Centre which stocks stationery requirements for students.

Before the commencement of the school year, students Years 4 to 12 receive their textbook and stationery requirements, via a book list purchased : (07) Somerset Life is the magazine that puts the gloss on life in Somerset.

Every month it's packed with features about this picturesque part of England - from characters and personalities to heritage and traditions. We turn the focus on our towns and villages, and give comprehensive guides to Brand: Seymour Distribution Limited.

So long – dear old girl – I hope you have had a real good holiday. With best love & cheerio from Stan. 1 May be a collected ‘Letters of Eve’ from The Tatter.

2 This draft left Meerut on October 20th and reinforced the 1/4 Somersets in Mesopotamia. Next letter Sep 14th These letters have been published as. Somerset County Pennsylvania Genealogy & history books. Everyday discount prices and great customer service. Search + Genealogy books, CDs, and maps.Somerset (/ ˈ s ʌ m ər s ɛ t / or locally / ˈ z ʌ m ər z ɛ t /; archaically, Somersetshire) is a county in South West England which borders Gloucestershire and Bristol to the north, Wiltshire to the east, Dorset to the south-east and Devon to the south-west.

It is bounded to the north and west by the Severn Estuary and the Bristol Channel, its coastline facing southeastern tuent country: England.

Or maybe the other way around, since this book covers the generations before the Warwicks and Tolivers donned Ralph Lauren, before their Dallas dust-ups in Roses (). Meacham's steamy prequel opens in Tidewater country, where young Jessica is pitching a wobbly because--well, because the pressure is on to do right by the paterfamilias and /5(32).