Item #P12657 THE PURPLE DEVILS: A History of The 2/6 Australian Commando Squadron, Formerly The 2/6 Australian Independent Company. 02/06th Australian Commando Squadron, Syd Trigellis-Smith.

THE PURPLE DEVILS: A History of The 2/6 Australian Commando Squadron, Formerly The 2/6 Australian Independent Company.

Pp. xviii+306(last blank), frontispiece and 31 plates within the pagination, text maps, appendices, Honour Roll (KIA, died of wounds etc), Honours and Awards, nominal and wounded rolls, bibliography, list of subscribers, index; demy 8vo; purple cloth, lettered in gilt & white, bottom edges a little shelf worn; dust wrapper; 2/6 Commando Squadron Association, Melbourne, 1992. First edition. *With a loosely inserted typed letter, signed, from Fred Ashford (ex-2/6 Australian Commando Squadron), acknowledging the purchase of the book. 2/6 Commando served in the New Guinea Campaign - Kokoda, Buna, the Markham-Ramu Valleys and Balikpapan (Borneo). Item #P12657

Price: $250.00