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The Australian Army in World War II

Author: Mark Johnston; Carlos Chagas, (Illustrator)
Publisher: Oxford, UK ; New York, NY, USA : Osprey Pub., 2007.
Series: Elite, 153.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Australian infantry were amongst the Commonwealth's toughest and most widely travelled infantry, serving in campaigns including Syria, Greece, Cyprus, Crete, Libya Egypt, New Guinea, and the South West Pacific. This book gives a comprehensive overview of the organization, units, uniforms and insignia of the Australian 'Digger'.
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Genre/Form: History
Military history
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Johnston; Carlos Chagas, (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781846031236 1846031230
OCLC Number: 76365237
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Elite, 153.
Responsibility: Mark Johnston ; illustrated by Carlos Chagas.

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