This article was excerpted from Granatstein’s The Generals: The Canadian Army’s Senior Commanders in the Second World War and is published with permission of the author and Stoddard Publishers, Toronto. The author expressions his gratitude to Dr. Bill McAndrew and Lieutenant-Colonel J.A. English for their assistance which will be evident in this article.
Granatstein, J.L. "Hoffmeister in Italy." Canadian Military History 2, 2 (1993)