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Book - Cowra on the Lachlan

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

Description
Hard cover book, green with gold writing on spine (title and authors name). Dust cover, yellow, with picture of The Cowra Bicentennial tapestry on front cover. Back cover has picture of Cowra. Inside front of dust cover has what the book about and inside back of dust cover tells about the author, Joan Marriott.
Object Registration
C0404
Keywords
cowra, japanese prison break out, japanese internees, ww2 internees, australian internment camps
Historical information
Tells the story of Cowra from early settlers to when book written. Includes the 1944 prison break out and the resulting Cowra War Cemetery, Japanese Garden and Cultural Centre.
Inscriptions & Markings
Presented to Tatura H S by Cowra H S 7/5/1994
Last updated
5 Jun 2020 at 10:44AM