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#20504 - April 1918

Resource ID
20504
Title/subtitle
April 1918
Author/Creator
Hall, Michael
Format
Journal article
Identifier
Villers-Bretonneux; Grimes, Edward; Grimes, Ted; Hamilton, Colin; Evans, William John - aka Snowy Evans; Elliott, Harold 'Pompey'
Publisher
Canberra & District Historical Society
Physical description
2.5p
Summary
Description of the role of the AIF in saving Villers-Bretonneux in April 1918 and then the recapture of the village on 24/25 April 1918. Includes the gassing of troops on 17 April and witnesses to the death of the Red Baron, Manfred Von Richthofen.
Location
Newsletters
Availability
Copies available forpurchase.
Notes
Includes a description of the fighting on 4 April from Ted Grimes.