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From the Collection of 8th/13th Victorian Mounted Rifles Regimental Collection Building 129 Carlisle Drive North Bandiana Vic

Description
" Series of three booklets " War Books for Soldiers and Civilians " published by Robertson & Mullens Limited Melbourne, c 1942. " Bren Gun Simplified ", Vickers Gun Simplified and " Grenade Training Simplified", Soft cover, saddle stitched and stapled.
Size
175mm x 115mm x 3mm
Object Registration
3711
Historical information
In 1942, Australia believed invasion by Japanese was a real possibility and the civilian population had to be prepared to resist in ebery way possible,
Significance
Rare example of commercially published training material for VDC and civilian use in case of invasion WW11.
Last updated
27 Nov 2018 at 12:27PM