• "Endearing, inspiring and sometimes amazing stories from men in their teens to their seventies"

    Ian Lavender, from the Foreword
  • "Of all the books I have read this year, these are the most moving and memorable; more "people" stories than war stories, in countless voices and moods, of a richness and strength which makes fiction seem meagre"

    Shaun Usher, Daily Mail
  • "A wonderful tribute to the Home Guard"

    Sir Harry Seacombe

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