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2 GENERAL HEADQUARTERS LIAISON REGIMENT CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN By ASHER PIRT
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General Headquarters Liaison Regiment reported battlefield information straight to high level Intelligence and Operations Staff. This information consisted of everything a Commander needed to make... More > decisions to win the battle. All commanders need to be aware of up to date and accurate information on what is happening on the frontline. GHQ Liaison Regiment gathered information by sending patrols and by communications intercept of units engaged in battle. This history tells the story of the background to the formation of 2 GHQ Liaison Regiment. The hard work of the unit has not completely been recognised by historians of the Second World War and perhaps this helps fill the gap in our knowledge. During the War the unit was greatly appreciated by all Allied unit in the Mediterranean and North West Europe campaigns. Without the service provided by the unit the Allies would have struggled to win the War.< Less
NAME, RANK and SERVICE NUMBER ONLY! By ASHER PIRT
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GHQ LIAISON REGIMENT: CAPTAIN OAKESHOTT By ASHER PIRT
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Professor Michael Oakeshott has been widely praised as one of the greatest political thinkers of the Twentieth Century. Much of his work has been read and analysed by generations of scholars, however... More > his service during the Second World War in GHQ Liaison Regiment has been strangely neglected. In this book, using interviews, memoirs, records held at the London School of Economics and The National Archives at Kew, the reader will find out more about his war service. This book is the first attempt to write solely about Captain Oakeshott’s service in GHQ Liaison Regiment during the Second World War. The unit was a specialist but unique unit whose usual role was the reporting of the progress of the battle to the Commander-in-Chief. GHQ Liaison Regiment was better known by the codename ‘Phantom’.< Less
BAR modified Ammunition Belt By ASHER PIRT
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BAR(s) were sent to the UK by the US Government and it is likely that the web belts were sent with them. When this one arrived in the UK it appears to have been modified to be used with the standard... More > issue British Army 1937 Equipment. No reference has been found to an official modification so it is likely to have been a personal or unit level modification. No photographs have yet been found of this modified set of equipment in use. BARs were used by the Regular Army and the Home Guard.< Less
2 GENERAL HEADQUARTERS LIAISON REGIMENT CENTRAL MEDITERRANEAN By ASHER PIRT
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General Headquarters Liaison Regiment reported battlefield information straight to high level Intelligence and Operations Staff. This information consisted of everything a Commander needed to make... More > decisions to win the battle. All commanders need to be aware of up to date and accurate information on what is happening on the frontline. GHQ Liaison Regiment gathered information by sending patrols and by communications intercept of units engaged in battle. This history tells the story of the background to the formation of 2 GHQ Liaison Regiment. The hard work of the unit has not completely been recognised by historians of the Second World War and perhaps this helps fill the gap in our knowledge. During the War the unit was greatly appreciated by all Allied unit in the Mediterranean and North West Europe campaigns. Without the service provided by the unit the Allies would have struggled to win the War.< Less
GHQ LIAISON REGIMENT: CAPTAIN OAKESHOTT By ASHER PIRT
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Professor Michael Oakeshott has been widely praised as one of the greatest political thinkers of the Twentieth Century. Much of his work has been read and analysed by generations of scholars, however... More > his service during the Second World War in GHQ Liaison Regiment has been strangely neglected. In this book, using interviews, memoirs, records held at the London School of Economics and The National Archives at Kew, the reader will find out more about his war service. This book is the first attempt to write solely about Captain Oakeshott’s service in GHQ Liaison Regiment during the Second World War. The unit was a specialist but unique unit whose usual role was the reporting of the progress of the battle to the Commander-in-Chief. GHQ Liaison Regiment was better known by the codename ‘Phantom’.< Less
GHQ Liaison Regiment - Operation Buckland By ASHER PIRT
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GHQ Liaison Regiment was a specialist Second World War unit better known by its codename 'Phantom'. It was responsible for keeping the Commander-in-Chief aware of the battlefield situation.... More > Information from the battlefield bypassed normal channels of communications by using their own special secure Wireless net. In this book, the role of GHQ Liaison Regiment in Operation Buckland - the final offensive of the Eighth Army in Italy - is examined in detail.< Less
Sidney Dick East By ASHER PIRT
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The story of Sidney Dick East; born in East Kent, but killed in action on the Western Front.
GHQ LIAISON REGIMENT: OPERATION MARKET GARDEN By ASHER PIRT
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This book describes the role of GHQ Liaison Regiment, better known as Phantom, during Operation Market Garden. The information in the paper is based on considerable primary source material from... More > former serving members of GHQ Liaison Regiment. The unit had patrols with 1 Airborne Corps HQ, Second Army HQ, 43 British Division, 1 Airborne Division, US 82 Airborne Division, US 101 Airborne Division and 52 Lowland Division. The Phantom net by 23 September provided the only Wireless link between 1 Airborne and the Second Army/1 Airborne Corps.< Less
West Somerset Yeomanry: A Nominal Roll with Short Biographies By ASHER PIRT
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This book is a nominal roll of former members of the West Somerset Yeomanry. With every entry is a short biography of the former member of the Regiment. The nominal roll includes those who served in... More > the Boer War, the Great War and the Second World War. Please get in touch with author for individual look ups. It must be pointed out that it is still a work in progress. However, it is still a useful source of information about former members of the West Somerset Yeomanry Former members served in the Boer War and the Great War. It includes casualties and also heroes of the Regiment.< Less