The War Letters of a Light Infantryman,
NEVILLE, Capt. J.E.H, M.C.
Category: First World War
London. Sifton Praed. 1930.
First edition; 8vo; original cloth. Born 1897, Neville was the son of Reginald James Neville M.P. and his wife Ida, nee Henderson, he was educated at Eton and Sandhurst. Served in France and Russia during the First World War with the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry and wrote of his experiences in 'The War Letters of a Light Infantryman'. He also wrote a history of his regiment in later life. In the Second World War he was put in command of the L1 Training Centre. A near fine copy corners bumped and a little spotting to the end papers. Complete with foilding map.