The Australian Army in World War II

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This book recounts the organization and deployment of one of the most important fighting armies of World War II. Australian divisions made a large and distinctive contribution to victory both in the deserts of the Middle East and the jungles of the South-West Pacific,earning for the second time a unique reputation for aggressiveness, endurance and independence of spirit. The text is illustrated with original wartime photos from all fronts; and with full colour plates showing a wide range of uniforms and gear, together with the complex and colourful Australian system of unit insignia.

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Published Aug 20 2013
Format Ebook (PDF)
Edition 1st
Extent 64
ISBN 9781472805447
Imprint Osprey Publishing
Illustrations 50 b/w; 8 col
Series Elite
Short code ELI 153
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing

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