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‘Over There'

A Commemorative History of
The Old Leek Battery

By J.E. Blore and J.R. Sherratt

Written by the son of Jack Blore, who was a driver in the Third Staffs Battery, this book is an informative and sensitive portrayal of life during the war.

This commemorative A4 paperback book is being sold as part of the remembrance of World War 1 consisting of 156 pages of information about The Old Leek Battery
and includes a preface by Charlie Chester.

The book is a fascinating read for anyone with an interest in World War 1 and especially ‘The Old Leek Battery' there are many photographs of our local World War 1 heroes, including Lieut. Basil Lee Nicholson, Jack Blore (father of the author), Harold Marren, Jim Swarbrook and many more. With maps and photographs included within.

We have limited copies of the book which is available at just £4.99 (Cover price £8.50) delivered free to addresses in Leek or £7 including postage within the UK, overseas prices on request. We accept payment via PayPal or BACS.

If you would like to purchase a copy of the book, please email us on , providing us with your name and delivery address and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Please note all monies taken will be donated to 'Help the Heroes'

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