Author:Johnston, James Robert; Edited by Brett Wilson

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Riding Into War The Memoir of a Horse Transport Driver 1916-1919

By: Johnston, James Robert; Edited by Brett Wilson

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canada, Goose Lane Editions/ NBMHP: 2004

Seller Id: 45132

ISBN: 0864924127

Condition: New


Fine condition 2nd printing 103 pp paperback. The New Brunswick Military Heritage Series, Volume 4. "The popular image of the Great War is of the trenches, but Jimmie Johnston experienced the triumph of Vimy and the hell ofPasschendaele from a saddle. A horse driver in the transport section of theCanadian Machine Gun Corps, he hauled machine guns and ammunition to the front lines through shellfire, darkness, driving rain, and suffocating mud."- from the rear cover. View more info