The Reluctant Gunner

Title
The Reluctant Gunner
Date
2016
Genre

The Reluctant Gunner tells the story Vincent Gilbert from his conscription into the British Army in 1943 through his time in in India as a gunner in the 22nd Anti-tank Regiment. Vincent shares his experiences with clarity and wit, his frank descriptions of the sorrows and difficulties of war softened by a ready and disarming humour.