This is the tale of a seventeen yr antique boy who ran clear of house to sign up for the Canadian Military on the outbreak of the 2nd Global Struggle in 1939. It describes the fateful adventures of 2 regiments dispatched to the Pacific to stand the Eastern, and the braveness of 2 thousand younger infantrymen who, while confronted with an inconceivable job heaps of miles from house, behaved with honour and difference. Although they misplaced the fight of Hong Kong, they succeeded in appearing the sector the mettle of which they have been made.