Fromelles Speech – 2016, Gov-Gen and FFFAIF Patron-in-Chief, Sir Peter Cosgrove, AK MC 2
The Great War: Recollections by Captain Tom Mann, 2nd Bn, Tom Mann, cont. by T Mann 3-39
‘Unselfish courage’: Boys from the 7th LHR, Stephen Brooks 40-42
Soldier’s letter, 1917, WOI George Whiteford, 2nd LHFAmb 42
‘A lonely soldier’: Tpr 173 William Samson, 7th LHR, Graeme Hosken and Frev Ford 43-46
Sgt 606 Arthur Coolahan, 28th Bn, Andrew Pittaway 47-48
Letters home: Lieutenant Colonel Walter Dollman, 27th Bn, cont. by Walter Dollman, g’son 48
For Valour: Anzac VC Recipients on the Western Front, 1916, Part 2, Geoff Lewis 49-53
The McKenna brothers, Stephen Brooks 54-55
Soldiers’ letters, 1917, Pte FW Ford, 19th Bn and Pte E Millard, 18th/3rd Bns 55
Diaries of L/Cpl William Lycett, 4th F Amb/15th LROC, Part 7, contributed by Tim Lycett 56-61
FFFAIF Commemorative Tour of the Western Front 2016, some highlights 61
Nurse Eva Olive Eggleston, AANS, Dianne Strahan and Val McKenzie 62-67
Memories of the 2015 Coo-ee March re-enactment, Margo Piggott 68-73
Pte 2626 Leonard Bolitho, 46th Bn, Jenny Chapman and Trevor Munro 74
Regular features
Trench Talk and Contact/Membership details 2
DIGGER Quiz No. 56: AIF battalion commanders and C-words, Maurice Campbell 46
Answers to DIGGER Quiz 67
Etched in Stone, Russell Curley and Jim Corkery 75