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Source : Survival in our own land : "Aboriginal" experiences in "South Australia" since 1836 : extracts: p. 124-125, 266-267, 285-288
Place Of Creation : Adelaide
Publisher : ALDAA in association with Hodder & Stoughton
Date of creation : 1988
Additional Creator : Mattingley, Christobel, 1931- Hampton, Ken, 1937-
Format : Book
Dimensions : 296 x 223 x 35 mm
Contributor : State Library of South Australia
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Copyright : This item is reproduced courtesy of Mrs Christobel Mattingley. It may be printed or saved for research or study. Use for any other purpose requires written permission from Mrs Christobel Mattingley and the State Library of South Australia. To request approval, complete the Permission to publish form.
Description :

These extracts from Survival in our own land, describe the some of the experiences of aboriginal men and women in the armed services in World War 1 and World War 2.

Coverage year : 1988
Further reading :

Cochrane, Peter Australians at War Sydney: ABC Books for the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, 2001

Johnston, Mark Robert At the front line: experiences of Australian soldiers in World War II Cambridge ; Melbourne : Cambridge University Press, 1996

Macdougall, Anthony Australians at war: a pictorial history Nobel Park, Vic. : Five Mile Press, 2002

Internet links :

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander participation in defence [State Library of SA fact sheet]

Australia's War 1939-1945 [Information Services Branch of the Office of the Board of Studies NSW for the Commonwealth Department of Veterans' Affairs]

Australians at War [Department of Veterans' Affairs]

Australian War Memorialsee: Encyclopedia: Aborigines and Torres Strait Islanders in the Australian Defence Force

Indigenous Australians at War [Garth O'Connell and the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies]



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