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Book - The Tatura Secret Radio

From the Collection of Tatura Irrigation & Wartime Camps Museum 49 Hogan S Tatura VIC

Description
White soft cover book with an entrance made with barb wire. The front cover depicts a man with headphones on. A map of Victoria and short history of the book on the back cover. B/W photos, with a map of Tatura No 1 camp. 2nd copy.
Size
H 21.0 x W 14.8 x D 1.2 159 pages
Object Registration
C2087
Keywords
the tatura secret radio, nilsen h, nilsen l, glover i, camp 1, tatura, ww2 camp 1, books, history, local
Historical information
Army Intelligence knew there was a secret radio operating in Tatura No.1 Camp. The inmates were getting the war news direct from Germany. They had to have a strong shortwave receiver, but where was it?
When Made
1997
Inscriptions & Markings
Reg. No. 1870.1 signed "With Best Wishes Laura Nilsen"
Last updated
18 Feb 2019 at 2:39PM