BLOUNT, Lt Col Herbert (1910-1979)

Scope and Content

Copies of two reports on actions of 9 Armoured Bde Group during the second Battle of El Alamein, Egypt, Oct-Nov 1942.

Administrative / Biographical History

Born in 1910; Lt, Royal Wiltshire Yeomanry, Royal Armoured Corps, Territorial Army, 1939; served in World War Two in Middle East and with 9 Armoured Bde Group in North Africa; died in 1979.


1 file

Access Information

Open, subject to signature of reader's undertaking form.

Acquisition Information

Copies made by the Centre in 1980 from originals loaned by the family.

Other Finding Aids

Summary guide available on-line at, and in hard copy in the Centre's reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

Copies, subject to the condition of the original, may be supplied for research use only. Requests to publish original material should be submitted to the Trustees of the Liddell Hart Centre for Military Archives, attention of the Director of Archive Services.

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