Buster A Canadian Patriot and Imperialist - The Life and Times of Brigadier James Sutherland Brown.

By: Brown, Atholl Sutherland

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Signed by Author; Only light edge wear to card covers.; Short inscription by author on title page. A bright, solid book ; Trade PB; B&W Illustrations; 0.4 x 9.8 x 6.9 Inches; 242 pages; "Buster is a biography of James Sutherland Brown, CMG, DSO, a distinguished Canadian soldier who advanced from boy bugler to Brigadier General. He was noted for his organizational and planning abilities as well as his humane command. As Assistant Quartermaster General of the 1st Canadian Division he was substantially responsible for the rapid advance of the Division through Mons, Beligium, to the Rhine in the last 100 days of WWI. He also provided for the efficient demobilization of the Canadian Expeditionary Force in 1919-20. As Director of Operations and Intelligence he was the author of Defence Scheme No.1 designed to defend Canada in case of an attack by United States in the 1920s, a plan that has been mocked by academic historians but praised by his colleagues. As District Officer Commanding in Victoria during the Great

Title: Buster A Canadian Patriot and Imperialist - The Life and Times of Brigadier James Sutherland Brown.

Author Name: Brown, Atholl Sutherland

Illustrator: Illustrated by B&W Frontispiece

Categories: Militaria, Canada,

Edition: Third Printing

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Trafford Publishing: 2004

ISBN Number: 1412025222

ISBN Number 13: 9781412025225

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good+

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14637

Keywords: WWI Canada