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The Kangaroo : out of his element

Vol. 1 No. 2 (October 20, 1914)

Abstract: The representative newspaper of the Australian Imperial Expeditionary Force (1st Battalion), published on the Troopship Afric. Regular articles include: "Abstract from the log of A19" from the navigating bridge, amusing anecdotes in "The Troopers' Rendezvous", notifications of the Battalion Commander, "From the Air" wireless messages, and the "Poets' Corner". Also in this issue is a report on the embarkation and a brief history of Transport A19, known in the commercial world as the White Star Australian Liner Afric.

In collection The Kangaroo

Edited and printed on board Troopship A19 by Walter Wade, A.J.A.
Original version
Troopship Afric
Date issued:
Type of resource
Physical description
1 sheet : ill.
57 x 46 cm
Physical description: There are 2 copies of this issue.
Physical medium: Printed on paper.
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 / 3 & 4
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