The Resource Serving their country, Don Hook

Serving their country, Don Hook

Label
Serving their country
Title
Serving their country
Statement of responsibility
Don Hook
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Describes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander service in the Australian armed forces in World War II; includes discussion of discriminatory practices; pay rates; allowances; conditions; includes information on escalation of recruitment on the entry of Japan into the war; describes establishment of Torres Strait Light Infantry Battalion; Northern Territory Special Reconnaissance Unit; Royal Australian Navy auxilary unit 'Snake Bay Patrol' on Bathurst Island and Yermalner / Melville Island; briefly mentions World War II Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander servicemen and women Reg Saunders, Len Waters, Oodgeroo Nunukul, Charles Mene, Mene family, Kamuel Abednego (American Army); inlcudes portraits of Sharon Gowans; John Lovett, William Lovett, Claude Lovett; includes information on recognition of services of Indigenous veterans in armed conflicts
Is part of
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Hook, Don
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Australia
  • Australia
  • Australia
Label
Serving their country, Don Hook
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
3 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits (some colour)
Label
Serving their country, Don Hook
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
3 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits (some colour)

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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