This is the story of an English war evacuee in Victoria.
One of the main characters is a lad who is a despatch rider in the Army. He is based on Mary Grant Bruce’s son Jonathan, who served in World War II in the Australian Military Forces, and later the Second Australian Imperial Force’s 7th Division Signals Corps in the Middle East before Prime Minister John Curtin historically, and successfully, recalled the 7th Division home after the Japanese took Singapore.
This book is under copyright owned by the Mary Grant Bruce Family Trust.
First Published in: 1941
First Publisher: Angus and Robertson Limited
Places First Published: Sydney and London