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Stuka - German dive bomber
Wireless Telegraphy Van improvised

Interior of our Wireless/Telegraphy Van No 11 Set

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The Rats of Tobruk Motto “NO SURRENDER, NO RETREAT” resulted in the first loss for the German War Machine and was the turning point of World War
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Enemy trenches, forward defence line Thompson’s Post
Signal Office and Command Post – Our Wireless/Telegraphy position on left, bombing in background
German anti-tank gun 88mm high velocity
Infantry Tank well down in the salt pan, the pan has a hard salty crust covering a soft bed of clay
Knocked out German tank, El Rahman battlefield where British tanks broke through 2/11/1942
Grave yard at Tobruk
Anti-aircraft gun, Tobruk 1941

 

German prisoners, battle of El Alamein Oct 1942

 



Valentine tank, going into action morning of 22/7/1942

Going into action

Tanks moving up to 26th Brigade positions 28/10/42

Signaller, Cecil Anderson, Sig. Operations

Signaller, Cecil Anderson netted in during 2/32nd attack

Moving up to 26th Brigade positions Oct 42

Our Wireless/Telegraphy operator (K.I.A) Killed in Action RIP

9th Division concert party, a brown mat of shirts and hats

Boxing tournament on board troop ship “Queen Mary”

Bombed oil dump

Tobruk harbour beach

On board troop ship “Queen Mary” leaving Sydney Harbour 20/10/40


Xmas dinner 1942, General Morshead inspecting

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