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The Kangaroo : out of his element

(First issue, October, 1914)

Abstract: The representative newspaper of the Australian Imperial Expeditionary Force (1st Battalion), published on the Troopship Afric. This first issue states that the Kangaroo will be a daily newspaper for the benefit of the officers and the men and contains an appeal for subscribers and contributors. This issue also contains letters to the editor, announcements of the Battalion Commander, and the poet's corner.

In collection The Kangaroo

Printed by Walter Wade for the Expeditionary Force on board the troopship Afric.
Original version
Troopship Afric
Date issued:
Type of Resource
Physical description
1 sheet : ill.
58 x 44 cm
Physical description: There are 3 copies of this issue. The printing on copy number 2 is very faint.
Physical medium: Printed on cloth.
Afric (Troopship) --Periodicals
World War, 1914-1918--Australia--Periodicals
Australia. Australian Army. Australian Imperial Force (1914-1921). Infantry Battalion, 1st --History--World War, 1914-1918
UCD Library. UCD Library Special Collections . W1.E.7 / 1, 2, & 41
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