- Wartime magazine issue 89
Wartime magazine issue 89
By Official magazine of the Australian War Memorial
Wartime Magazine (Summer 2019) - The war at sea
- Not all at sea by Christopher Bell. Churchill's combative spirit as a strategist did not always bring success, but it could prove crucial.
- Not lightly forgotten by Hannah Viney. The evacuation of Crete in 1941 pushed the men of the RAN to the limit.
- Storming the beaches by Karl James. Amphibious operations contributed to the success of the Allies in the South West Pacific Area during the Second World War.
- The RAN in the Middle East by David Stevens. The RAN has contributed to the work of Coalition forces in the Arabian Gulf.
- Frontier warfare across the sea by Craig Wilcox. Australian colonial conflicts saw a projection of naval power from Sydney to New Zealand.
- The men behind the guns by Wes Olsen. In the ferocious encounter between the Sydney and the Emden, gunners were also on the receiving end.
- Crossed over the ocean for freedom by Blake Singley. In 1981 the aircraft carrier HMAS Melbourne was involved in a rescue at sea by night.
- Nurse at Bergen-Belsen by Emma Campbell. An experienced Australian nurse served at the infamous camp.
- In the service of the nation by Cameron Ross. Lieutenant Grieve left his mark fighting in the war in South Africa.
- Plus regular features including Reflections, Collection Insights, In the Picture, Spinning the Reels, and The Last Post.
Details: Magazine, published 2019.
Format: Soft cover, illustrations, 72 pages.
Dimensions: 29.7 cm (h) x 20.2 cm (w) 0.5 cm (d) / 210 grams.