Title: In Time for War – Pages from the Life of the Boy Brigadier (John O’Brien)
Author: Rimmer, Gordon
Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication Date: 1991
Cover: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket – 285 pages
Comments: John O’Brien commanded an artillery regiment (2/5th Australian Field Regiment) in the Syrian Campaign of 1941 before becoming the youngest Brigadier in the Australian Army and Deputy Master-General of the Ordnance. With extracts from the journals he kept during and after the war, Rimmer lets O’Brien tell the story of his unusual career.