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On Radji Beach

Author: Ian W Shaw
Publisher: Sydney : Pan Macmillan, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Singapore fell dramatically to the Japanese on 15 February 1942, hundreds of people scrambled to leave. Amongst the evacuees were 65 Australian nurses. They boarded a coastal freighter named the Vyner Brooke, which was sunk by the Japanese. From a group of 60 shipwreck survivors including 22 nurses, Vivian Bullwinkel was the only survivor.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Vivian Bullwinkel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian W Shaw
ISBN: 9781405040242 1405040246
OCLC Number: 726074652
Description: 360 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations
Responsibility: Ian Winton Shaw.

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When Singapore fell dramatically to the Japanese on 15 February 1942, hundreds of people scrambled to leave. Amongst the evacuees were 65 Australian nurses. They boarded a coastal freighter named the Vyner Brooke, which was sunk by the Japanese. From a group of 60 shipwreck survivors including 22 nurses, Vivian Bullwinkel was the only survivor.

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