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The Resource Fighters from the fringe : Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War, Robert A. Hall

Fighters from the fringe : Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War, Robert A. Hall

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Fighters from the fringe : Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War
Title
Fighters from the fringe
Title remainder
Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Robert A. Hall
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Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War
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Subject
Summary
Contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders in the defence of Australia with emphasis on the Second World War; Torres Strait Islander Units, military perceptions of possible collaboration with Japanese; discriminatory pay scales and access to entitlements; wartime experiences of Reg Saunders, Charles Mene, Oodgeroo Noonuccal, Saulo Waia, Leonard Waters and Tom Lowah based on interviews
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1947-
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Hall, Robert A.
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  • Saunders, Reginald Walter
  • Mene, Charles
  • Oodgeroo Noonuccal
  • Waters, Leonard Victor
  • Lowah, Thomas
  • Waia, Saulo
Label
Fighters from the fringe : Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War, Robert A. Hall
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/ebooks
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Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index; Bibliography; p. 201-205
Contents
Defending Australia -- Reg Saunders: Leader in two wars -- Charles Mene: Warrior on the move -- Oodgeroo Noonuccal: Wireless operator -- Saulo Waia: Pearl diver turned soldier -- Leonard Waters: Fighter pilot - Black Magic -- Tom Lowah: Islander Non-commissioned officer -- The Aboriginal and Islander contribution
Control code
M0014292
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780855752866
Other physical details
ill., ports
Stock number
10764b ; 10765b
System control number
0012133
Label
Fighters from the fringe : Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders recall the Second World War, Robert A. Hall
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/aboriginal-studies-press/products/ebooks
Publication
Note
Includes bibliographical references and index; Bibliography; p. 201-205
Contents
Defending Australia -- Reg Saunders: Leader in two wars -- Charles Mene: Warrior on the move -- Oodgeroo Noonuccal: Wireless operator -- Saulo Waia: Pearl diver turned soldier -- Leonard Waters: Fighter pilot - Black Magic -- Tom Lowah: Islander Non-commissioned officer -- The Aboriginal and Islander contribution
Control code
M0014292
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 218 p.
Isbn
9780855752866
Other physical details
ill., ports
Stock number
10764b ; 10765b
System control number
0012133

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