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Aussie Soldier - POW

Aussie Soldier - POW

The heartfelt stories will transport you on their very personal journeys. You will relive the capture, living conditions, escape attempts, punishments, humour, strength and morale, and for some, the eventual taste of freedom. It is a remarkable collection of reminiscences and exp... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781921941450
Published 1 March 2009 by BIG SKY PUBLISHING
Available in EPUB format
Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
Language en
Author(s) By Neave, Denny
By Smith, Craig
Series Aussie Soldier
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9781921941450
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Imprint Big Sky Publishing
Publication Date 1 March 2009
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Neave, Denny
By Smith, Craig
Series Aussie Soldier
Category Australasian & Pacific History
Military History
Civil War
Prisoners Of War
Number of Pages Not specified
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Dewey Code 355.1120994
Catalogue Code 405512

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This collection of heartfelt stories and anecdotes from Australian POWs will take you on their very personal journeys. Almost 35,000 Australian service personnel were taken prisoner during the Boer War, World War 1, World War 2 and the Korean War. Aussie Soldier: Prisoners of War is a collection of the stories of our Australian POW's. Interviews, questionnaires, written records, images and letters provide an insight into captivity and the joy and fears that came with their release. For many POWs their struggles would not end with their long hoped for return to Australia and their families. For some the long term effect on health both physical and mental, would affect them and their families for years to come.

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