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Those ragged bloody heroes

from the Kokoda Trail to Gona Beach, 1942

by Peter Brune

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Published by Allen & Unwin in Sydney .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- New Guinea.,
  • Kokoda Trail (Papua New Guinea)

  • Edition Notes

    Originally published: Sydney : Allen & Unwin, 1991.

    StatementPeter Brune.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 309p. ;
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21723903M
    ISBN 101863732640
    OCLC/WorldCa27622705

    Description. Title: Those Ragged Bloody Heroes – From the Kokoda Trail to Gona Beach Author: Brune, Peter Condition: Very Good Edition: 1st Edition Publication Date: ISBN: Cover: Hard Cover without Dust Jacket – pages Comments: The definitive account of the Australians on the Kokoda Trail – a story told through the eyes of the Australians who fought there, many. "Those Ragged Bloody Heroes" is a stirring tale of triumph, tragedy and controversy set in the mud and steaming jungles of the Kokoda Trail and the wasted beaches of Gona. *** PLEASE NOTE - This item is shipped from our Australian branch, please allow days for delivery *** Please click here to .

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      In he also began writing and his first book, Those Ragged Bloody Heroes, was published in It went on to become a best-seller and the basis for a television documentary. Throughout his life Peter has been a keen Australian Rules Football supporter and at one stage he played and coached at A Grade district level in South Australia. Walter Edmond (Edmund) Smith, MC & Bar, ED (30 March – ) was an Australian Army officer and industrialist who fought in both World the First World War, he served in the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force north-east of Australia in the New Guinea area then in the Australian Imperial Force on the Western Front from to Awards: Military Cross & Bar, Efficiency Decoration.


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