Written in 1953 but unpublished until now, this account was written when the events were still keenly felt by the author. Member of the 24th Battalion, Smith gives a straight forward account of his service in the Middle East and Italy. Mersa Matruh, Enfideville, Sangro, Orsogna, Cassino, Bari.
Ngaio Press, Wellington, 2000. Softback. 271 pages. SECONDHAND