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Author Ball, Reg A.

Title Torres strait force 1942 to 1945 : the defence of Cape York-Torres Strait and Merauke in Dutch New Guinea / Reg A. Ball
Published Loftus [N.S.W.] : Australian Military History Publications, 1996

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 W'PONDS  940.54129438 Bal/Tsf  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 301 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portraits ; 31 cm
Series Australia remembers 1945-1995
Australia remembers 1945-1995
Summary During the war he was in the 5tg Australian machine gun battalion as a signaller and served from early 1943 until the mid 1944 in the Torres Strait...back cover
Analysis Armies/land forces & warfare
Australian
World War II
Notes "Cape York, Thursday Island, Merauke"-- Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Australia. Australian Army. Merauke Force
Australia. Australian Army. Torres Strait Force
Coast defenses -- Australia.
Soldiers, Black -- Australia.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Malay Peninsula.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- New Guinea -- Merauke
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Papua New Guinea.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Torres Strait.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Aboriginal
World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Torres Strait Islander
World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia -- Cape York Peninsula (Qld.)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Indonesia -- Papua.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia -- Queensland -- Cape York Peninsula
World War, 1939-1945 -- Indonesia -- West Papua (Province)
World War, 1939-1945 -- Torres Strait.
Australia -- History, Military -- 1939-1945
Australia -- History, Military.
Queensland -- History, Military -- 1939-1945
LC no. 96205180
ISBN 0646207490
Other Titles Torres Strait Force : Cape York-Thursday Island-Merauke, 1942-1945