Captain Richard William Leslie Wain V.C. The Tank Corps at Cambrai 1917.
Dr Jonathan Hicks.
This is the first full length biography of Captain Richard Wain of the Tank Corps who was to be awarded the Victoria Cross as a result of his courage during the momentous Battle of Cambrai in November 1917.
Also traces in detail the history of the Tank Corps and its contribution to the winning of the war, looking at personnel training and the development of tanks.