Crusaders of the Southern Cross

the Australian Light Horse in the Middle East from the letters of Colonel Jack Davies M.C., V.D. by Jack Davies

Publisher: Ritchie in [Leichhardt, NSW]

Written in English
Published: Pages: 390 Downloads: 126
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  • Davies, Jack, -- 1883-1956.,
  • Australia. -- Australian Army. -- Australian Imperial Army (1914-1921).Light Horse -- History.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Campaigns -- Middle East.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Regimental histories -- Australia.

Edition Notes

Statementcompiled by Elsie Ritchie.
ContributionsRitchie, Elsie.
LC ClassificationsD547.A8 D38 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination390 p. :
Number of Pages390
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20833992M
ISBN 100958536813, 0958536805

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