House to House Fighting
Do you know that house-to-house fighting is the finest sport on earth?
Do you know that is it just the sort of close-quarter scrapping the British excel in?
Do you know that once you get going you will love it?
Do you want to come with me down our street and play hell with some bloody Huns?
Right, we’ll carry on!
House to House Fighting is one of a series of training books written in 1942 by Colonel G. A. Wade for the newly-recruited Home Guard. This reproduction from the Royal Armouries’ archive shows how Second World War trainees learnt to defend themselves amidst the threat of enemy invasion.
Colonel G. A. Wade was a British soldier and author who wrote a series of training manuals for the British Home Guard in the expectation of a German invasion. The series was originally published by Gale & Polden.
Part of the Home Guard Training Series. Buy 3, pay for 2 across the series. Enter code HOMEGUARD at checkout.
Publication date: Dec. 2019
ISBN: 978 1 91301 301 1
Dimensions: 180x122 mm
No. of pages: 48
Binding style: Hardback
Details of illustrations: 14 colour illustrations
Publication Date: February 2020
Publisher: Royal Armouries
Illustrations: 14 colour illustrations
Dimensions: 180 x 122 mm
How do I return my order?
To initiate the returns process, contact the Royal Armouries retail team using the contact details in the footer of this website. We will then issue you with a returns confirmation number, which we ask you to keep a note of and include with the returned items. Once we have received the returned items, we will begin the refund process, taking into consideration the condition of the returned products.