‘Greater Love Hath No Man – Darwin 1941’

The following poem Greater Love Hath No Man – Darwin 1941 … was written by Major Alf Cough, O.C. Don. Coy. 2/4th MGB.  Forwarded to us by Lauraine Cameron, daughter of Colin Cameron.  This poem is mentioned in ‘Ghosts in Khaki’ P58. 




Right:  Composer – Major Alf Cough





The Colonel is of course,  the Commanding Officer of 2/4th MGB  – Lt. Col. Michael Anketell who died of wounds on 13 February 1942.

A WW1 veteran, Anketell was 51 years old.

Below:  George/Georgie is George Gwynne








Below: Major Colin Cameron.