Pen & Sword 2007
Hardback 253pp Illustrated
9781844155828   Product Code: 91971
During the Second World War Major-General John Strawson served in the Middle East and Italy with Winston Churchill's regiment, the 4th Hussars; later he commanded The Queen's Royal Irish Hussars in Malaysia and Germany. In this memoir he gives his impressions of senior military figures, describes his experiences around the world (including a vivid account of Cairo in the 1970s) and discusses his personal life among family, friends and horses.