Sepoys in the Trenches (Paperback)

The Indian Corps on the Western Front 1914-15

By Gordon Corrigan

Spellmount Publishers, 9781862273542, 296pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2006

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Description

The two-division Indian Corps arrived in Europe just in time for the first battle of Ypres. Its dedicated regular soldiers found themselves in a land they had never seen, fighting an enemy about which they knew little, serving a cause that was not their own. Led by a few British officers, the regiments fought throughout the first 15 months of World War I on the Western Front, until they were transferred to Mesopotamia.



About the Author

Gordon Corrigan is the author of "Mud, Blood and Poppycock" and "Wellington: A Military Life."