Publisher Description

Australians on the Western Front – 1916 Fromelles and the Somme is the first book in the Australians on the Western Front 1916-1918 series developed by the Department of Veterans’ Affairs. It highlights the year 1916, which was the mid-point of the Great War, and which marked the arrival of the first Australian divisions in France and their entry into the first great battles of the Western Front.


This eBook features exclusive content including a 1916 newsreel on the Conscription Referendum Campaign featuring Australian Prime Minister Billy Hughes. In addition, two short films titled ‘Australia in France’ show the Australians preparing for the first major battles on the Somme.

GENRE
History
RELEASED
2016
1 August
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
89
Pages
PUBLISHER
Canberra, 2006
SELLER
Department of Veterans Affairs Australia
SIZE
259.4
MB

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