1st ed., 1949. Xi + 178 pp., 30 photo-plates + 1 map. Blue cloth; 21 x 14cm. Top corner of f.f.e.p., clipped o/w V.G. Beginning with a biography of the Victoria Cross this book goes on to give account of the heroic deeds of various airmen, soldiers and sailors from the Commonwealth who won the V.C. for actions of valour during the Second World War.