Do the Birds Still Sing in Hell?
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||John Blake Publishing, Limited|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $14.95|
| Book Description: |
Horace 'Jim' Greasley was 20 years old in the spring of 1939 when Adolf Hitler invaded Czechoslovakia and latterly Poland. After seven weeks training with the 2nd/5th Battalion Leicester, he found himself facing the might of the German army in a muddy field south of Cherbourg, in Northern France, with just thirty rounds of ammunition in his weapon pouch. Horace's war didn't last long. He was taken prisoner on 25th May 1940 and forced to endure a ten week march across France and...