MEMORIES OF A SIGNALLER: The First World War, 1914-1919. Harold Hinckfuss.

MEMORIES OF A SIGNALLER: The First World War, 1914-1919

St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1982. First Edition. Hardcover. "This book describes the experiences of a telephone mechanic who joined the Australian Army in 1915 as a signaller. It tells the story of his enlistment, his trip overseas, the landing at Gallipoli and life in the trenches there, of the evacuation to Lemnos and to Egypt, his introduction to the muddy slaughterhouse of Flanders and the Somme, of his convalescence in England after being wounded, and of his return to the front with his brother Bill until the Armistice was signed in 1918." Five illustrations, with two maps. Octavo. Original cream cloth binding, with gray titles. A near fine copy in a clean and bright dust jacket. Near fine / Near fine. Item #70355
ISBN: 0959278206

Price: $40.00

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