Pages: 112
Illustrations: 50 black & white photographs
Publication Date: 01 March 2018

The King's Pilgrimage

An Account of King George V’s Visit to the War Graves in Belgium and France

Hardback
9781788160971
£20.00
About the book

A WWI commemorative reproduction of George V's secret journey to the battlefields of Europe

The King's Pilgrimage: An Account of King George V's Visit to the War Graves in Belgium and France is a reproduction of a volume first printed in 1922. The King's Pilgrimage concerns King George V's 'secret' trip to the battlefields of northern Europe to visit the war graves of the fallen. This reproduction is a facsimile of the original edition with a new introduction written by Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes, grandson of the original author.

Additional Information

Endorsement A WWI commemorative reproduction of George V's secret journey to the battlefields of Europe
Pages 112
Illustrations 50 black & white photographs
Publication Date 1 Mar 2018
About the Author Dr Charles Goodson-Wickes is a business consultant and consulting physician. He served in The Life Guards in the British Army, attaining the rank of lieutenant colonel, and served in the First Gulf War. He has been the principal for two occupational health practices, advising companies including Barclays Bank and Rio Tinto, during the 1980s and 90s. He was the founder chairman of the Countryside Alliance and is the great-grandson of Sir Frank Fox, OBE.