The Longest Stag: The Queen's Regiment in Northern Ireland 1967-92

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This meticulously researched and edited book covers the story of the Regiment’s 29 tours – more than any other regiment in the British Army. It takes the story from the start of OP BANNER to the end, when the Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment closed the last operational base. It thus sets our story into the context of the politics, background and major operations in what was a turbulent time in the United Kingdom’s history.

Packed with new stories, photographs, maps and cartoons, this book will give any reader a thorough grasp of the campaign in which for 17 years and 10 months of its 26-year existence, one or more battalions of the Regiment were on operations.

All proceeds from the sale of the book after costs will be donated to The Queen's Regiment Benevolent Fund.

‘This book is a very detailed account of the operations of The Queen’s Regiment deployed to Northern Ireland over more than 30 years. It is a great tribute to the courage, perseverance, resilience and professionalism of those who served in the Regiment throughout that period and The Longest Stag records how well the battalions of The Queen’s Regiment did.’ General Sir Roger Wheeler, GOC Northern Ireland and Chief of the General Staff
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Orders up to £30 are charged a flat fee of £4.95

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Usual UK delivery timescale (excluding custom prints) is between 5 and 7 working days from the date of dispatch. Please allow up to 14 working days for delivery. For custom print delivery pricing and timescales see below. These timescales may vary especially when we have online sales and in the weeks before Christmas.

Delivery Worldwide

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Custom Prints

Your prints and frames will be handmade by King & McGaw at their Sussex workshop.

Unframed orders are shipped within 5 working days (normally shipped next day).

Framed orders are shipped within 20 working days.

Further information on delivery timescales for custom prints can be found here.

RETURNS

If you are not completely satisfied with your item you may return it within 28 days for a refund.

For further details on returns click here.

Unfortunately we cannot offer a refund on custom prints unless they are faulty or we have made a mistake. Custom prints are exempt as they are made to order.

Binding: Hardback
Author: Jonathon riley and Alasdair Goulden
Date Published: 2022
Pagination: 467p

SKU: 9781399925914

Description
This meticulously researched and edited book covers the story of the Regiment’s 29 tours – more than any other regiment in the British Army. It takes the story from the start of OP BANNER to the end, when the Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment closed the last operational base. It thus sets our story into the context of the politics, background and major operations in what was a turbulent time in the United Kingdom’s history.

Packed with new stories, photographs, maps and cartoons, this book will give any reader a thorough grasp of the campaign in which for 17 years and 10 months of its 26-year existence, one or more battalions of the Regiment were on operations.

All proceeds from the sale of the book after costs will be donated to The Queen's Regiment Benevolent Fund.

‘This book is a very detailed account of the operations of The Queen’s Regiment deployed to Northern Ireland over more than 30 years. It is a great tribute to the courage, perseverance, resilience and professionalism of those who served in the Regiment throughout that period and The Longest Stag records how well the battalions of The Queen’s Regiment did.’ General Sir Roger Wheeler, GOC Northern Ireland and Chief of the General Staff
DELIVERY

We offer free standard UK delivery on all orders over £50.

Orders up to £30 are charged a flat fee of £4.95

Orders between £30.01 and £50 are charged a flat fee of £6.95.

Usual UK delivery timescale (excluding custom prints) is between 5 and 7 working days from the date of dispatch. Please allow up to 14 working days for delivery. For custom print delivery pricing and timescales see below. These timescales may vary especially when we have online sales and in the weeks before Christmas.

Delivery Worldwide

We can also ship most items worldwide. 

For full details, including prices, click here.

Custom Prints

Your prints and frames will be handmade by King & McGaw at their Sussex workshop.

Unframed orders are shipped within 5 working days (normally shipped next day).

Framed orders are shipped within 20 working days.

Further information on delivery timescales for custom prints can be found here.

RETURNS

If you are not completely satisfied with your item you may return it within 28 days for a refund.

For further details on returns click here.

Unfortunately we cannot offer a refund on custom prints unless they are faulty or we have made a mistake. Custom prints are exempt as they are made to order.