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Soldiers and Aliens, the forgotten history of non-British subjects in the Australian army

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Published 6 July 2022 at 8:07am
By Carlo Oreglia
Source: SBS

During WWII the Australian Army conscripted over four thousands soldiers who weren't British subjects.


Published 6 July 2022 at 8:07am
By Carlo Oreglia
Source: SBS


Author June Factor tells the story of those soldiers in her latest book Soldiers and Aliens.

Listen to her interview with SBS Italian.

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During WWII the Australian Army conscripted over four thousands soldiers who weren't British subjects.

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05/07/202212:38
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