With two sons away at war, Dave and Grace anxiously await any news. Now their third son, Terry, wants their signature on his enlistment papers for his 18th birthday.
On German occupied Crete, Norm, Tom and Bert must endure the harshest conditions while working undercover with British Intelligence, all the while planning their escape from the island. Their lives in constant peril – one of them must stay behind.
Michael and Alice hit rocky times as he wrestles with his conscience. Many believe him a coward for not enlisting.
Harry gets lucky on the Melbourne Cup – but his luck runs out when tragedy strikes.