Prisoners of War - Australians under Nippon

Author(s): Hank Nelson


One of Hank Nelson's earliest schoolboy memories is of waiting at a small country railway station to meet a returning prisoner-of-war. The ex-prisoner, a frail figure in a voluminous army uniform, hesitated in front of the line of children who gave three cheers and waved flags. Uncertain of what was expected of him, the ex-prisoner looked around, perhaps thought about making a speech, then walked away. The man was one of those 14,000 survivors who had experiences he could never share fully with anyone who was not there.

Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9780733300707
  • : ABC Books
  • : Abc Books
  • : September 1990
  • : 1.5 Centimeters X 17.8 Centimeters X 25.3 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Hank Nelson
  • : Paperback
  • : very good
  • : 224