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Profiles of courage

John Telfer

Profiles of courage

a collection of short stories of the young men of The Scots College Warwick, Queensland who made the supreme sacrifice in World War II 1939-1945

by John Telfer

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Published by The SCOTS PGC College in Warwick, Qld .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australia. -- Royal Australian Air Force -- Airmen -- Biography,
  • Australia. -- Army -- Biography,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations -- Personal narratives, Australian,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia -- Biography,
  • Soldiers -- Australia -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 159).

    Statementby John Telfer.
    GenrePersonal narratives, Australian, Biography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD792.A8 T45 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p. :
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23194877M
    ISBN 109780646490199
    LC Control Number2009396109
    OCLC/WorldCa271865085

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