The Red and White Diamond - The Official History Of The 24th Battalion AIFThe Red and White Diamond - The Official History Of The 24th Battalion AIF by Sgt WJ Harvey M.M. Published 1920. 340 pages including photos and maps. Available for immediate download (39mb). In 1915 the Battalion went ashore at Gallipoli and fought at Lone Pine. It took part in its first major offensive around Pozières and Mouquet Farm in July and August 1916. In May 1917 the battalion participated in the successful, but costly, second battle of Bullecourt. It was involved for only a single day - 3 May - but suffered almost 80 per cent casualties. Don't pay over $1000 for an original book. View the ebook easily in high definition PDF ebook format suitable for PCs or tablets.