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DIGGER 46 Contents



 George, Reginald and Thomas White: Brothers in Arms, courtesy Max White

William Starr, 55th Battalion, and his family, Graeme Hosken

Narrative by Cpl Len Jones, 3rd Bn, Part 8, Len Jones (courtesy the Mannells)

FFFAIF Patron-in-Chief retires from Office, Russell Curley

Letter from Cpl Jack Ison, 3rd Bn, courtesy Lynette Harrison

Memoirs of Corporal Eric Churches, 17th Bn, Part 3,  Eric Churches (courtesy Peter Benson)

Colonel Douglas Marks and his father, courtesy Max White

Private Edmund Roberts, 52nd Bn, Peter Roberts

Private Aubrey Ewin, 54th Bn, Margot Piggott

Sergeant John Spence DCM, MM, RAN/52nd Battalion, Andrew Pittaway

Private Lionel Grant, 28th Bn, Yves Fohlen

Tributes to Captain Frederick Fanning, 56th Bn, Margaret Clarke

Supply Commander Eric Kingsford-Smith, RAN, Greg Swinden

Private Leonard Holloway, 54th Bn, Greg Knight

Statue near Corbie identified [relates to Churches Part 2 in DIGGER 45], Yves Fohlen

Private Harold Bourke, 30th Bn, at Fromelles, Geoff Lewis

Bert Bishop’s view of Fromelles, Bert Bishop, 55th Bn, contributed by Sean McManus

Passing on a tradition of remembrance, Penny McLintock with Ron and Pam Dures

Ptes Thomas Dures, George Carpenter and Sidney Carpenter, Graeme Hosken & the Dures

Finding ‘Wack’: Corporal Reuben Allen, 18th Bn, Ron and Pam Dures

Private Edgar Williams, 53rd Bn, and family, Graeme Hosken

Major Sydney Middleton, 5th Brigade, George Franki

Introduction to the ‘Damaged Soldiers’, Carl Johnson

Captain Charles Tighe (Digger anecdote), contributed by Sean McManus

Lieutenant George Francis, 7th LHR/APC, Trevor Munro

Sacred duty at Villers-Bretonneux, George Mitchell, 48th Bn, contributed by Sean McManus