Siege at Jadotville: Limited edition
This exclusive edition of Siege at Jadotville: The Irish Army’s Forgotten Battle is limited to 250 copies. Each copy is signed and numbered by the author Declan Power.
In June 1961, the men of A Company, 35th Irish Infantry Battalion, arrived in the Congo as part of a United Nations peacekeeping force. Some of the troops were teenagers, their army-issue hobnail boots still unbroken. Others were experienced soldiers but still unprepared for the fighting that would take place. This is their story.