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  1. EYE-WITNESSES TELL OF DARWIN RAID WAVES OF DIVE-BOMBERS "BLITZ OF MOST FEROCIOUS KIND"
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 11 Article
    ... EYE-WITNESSES TELL OF DARWIN RAID WAVES OF DIVE-BOMBERS "BLITZ OF MOST FEROCIOUS KIND" The first ... experienced in London. It was a blitz of the most ferocious kind. There was very little warning of the first ... cover, but most of them were still running when the bombs began to fall. Some sought shelter in ... 363 words
    • Text last corrected on 19 February 2012 by Kiefer
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  2. RAIDS ON DARWIN A Ferocious "Blitz" STORIES BY EYE-WITNESSES
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Monday 23 February 1942 p 1 Article
    ... air pas sengers. It was a 'blitz' of a most ferocious kind, said shipping officials who were in London during the June, 1940, 'blitz.' Others told how bombers came over in seven or eight waves, each ... RAIDS ON Ferocious 'Blitz' STORIES BY EYE-WITNESSES Canberra, Feb. 21.-By By making ? a very wide ... 400 words
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  3. LATE NEWS. "WORSE THAN LONDON BLITZ." VERY LITTLE WARNING. Eye-Witness Stories.
    Queensland Times (Ipswich) (Qld. : 1909 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 Edition: DAILY. p 5 Article
    ... thing they had experienced in London. It was a blitz of the most ferocious kind. There was very ... I LATE NEWS. '"WORSE THAN LONDON BLITZ." VERY LITTLE WARNING. Eye-Witness Stories. BRISBANE, Feb. ... When the alert was first sounded people naturally ran for cover, but most of them were still running ... 381 words
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  4. HOME NEWS
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 1 Article
    ... I HOME NEWS The first stories of the Japanese ese raids on Darwin were told by air passengers who reached Townsville last night. Men who were there during the raids declared it was worse than any- thing they had experienced in London. It was a blitz of the most ferocious kind. ... 346 words
    • Text last corrected on 25 September 2010 by anonymous
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    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1931 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 1 Article
    ...hing they had experienced in Lon Lon don. It was a blitz of the most   ferocious kind.   There was very little warning of the first raid. Within two minutes of ... the alert was first sounded people naturally ran for cover, but most were still running when the bombs ... 704 words
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  6. HOW DARWIN WAS SURPRISED Japanese Made Big Detour
    The Mail (Adelaide, SA : 1912 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 1 Article
    ... blitz of a most ferocious kind, said shipping officials who were in London during the June 1940 blitz. ... the enemy showed a most callous disregard of the rules of war by machine-gunning civil and service ... 894 words
    • Text last corrected on 7 November 2011 by JamesGibney
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  7. BLACK PALL OF SMOKE OVER TOWN Nightmare Trip To Katherine ADELAIDE. Saturday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 Edition: SPORTS EDITION p 4 Article
    ... ' * "MOST FEROCIOUS BLITZ" BRISBANE, Saturday!-Shipping officials with experience of the Luft- waffe's ... constituted a blitz of the most fero- cious kind. GOVT. WARNING TO EMPLOYERS CANBERRA, Saturday.-A ... able. The most encouraging report received from Darwin so far relates to the stiff resistance nut up ... 1284 words
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  8. FEROCIOUS BLITZ HIGH AND DIVE BOMBING THURSDAY'S RAIDS ON DARWIN 15 KILLED, 24 WOUNDED TELEPHONE GIRLS KILLED AT POSTS SIX ENEMY AIRCRAFT SHOT DOWN CANBERRA, February 19.
    The Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld. : 1874 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 2 Article
    ... worse than anything they had experienced in London. It was an air blitz of the most ferocious kind. ... FEROCIOUS BLITZ HIGH AND DIVE BOMBING THURSDAY'S RAIDS ON DARWIN 15 KILLED, 24 ... When the alert was first sounded people naturally ran for cover, but most were still running when ... 874 words
    • Text last corrected on 4 March 2013 by MervynE
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  9. THE DARWIN AIR RAIDS FULL SCALE BLITZ 15 Deaths Reported
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 5 Article Illustrated
    ... London. It was an air blitz of the most ferocious kind. Darwin had very little warning of the raid, which ... THE DARWIN AIR RAIDS FULL SCALE BLITZ 15 Deaths Reported Shipping men who were in Darwin during ... alert was first sounded people, naturally, ran for cover, but most were still running when the bombs ... 944 words
    • Text last corrected on 27 November 2013 by tlea
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  10. 15 KILLED AND 24 WOUNDED IN THURSDAY'S RAID ON DARWIN CANBERRA, February 20.
    Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1878 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 5 Article Illustrated
    ... it was worse than anything they had experienced in Lon- don. It was a blitz of the most fero- cious kind. There was little warning of the first raid. Within two minutes of the alert bombs were falling. ... rushed for cover, but most of them were still running when the bombs began to fall. Some sought ... 1251 words
    • Text last corrected on 19 February 2013 by MervynE
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  11. DRAMATIC STAGES OF DARWIN RAIDS: 9 KILLED AT POST OFFICE
    The Courier-Mail (Brisbane, Qld. : 1933 - 1954) Saturday 21 February 1942 p 1 Article
    ... they had experienced in London. It was a blitz of the most ferocious kind. There was very little ... ounded people naturally ran for cover, but most were still running when the bombs began to fall. ... buildings, in which most of the casualties occurred. One patient was killed and some injured ... 1607 words
    • Text last corrected on 25 February 2014 by glovett-ntl
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  12. Labor is Australia's Hope and Inspiration When Men Will All Work Together Again Building a Better Civilisation Inspiring Addresses by Prominent Leaders
    Worker (Brisbane, Qld. : 1890 - 1955) Monday 29 June 1942 p 3 Article
    ... Brisbane irrespective of what may happen to Mt. Crosby in a blitz or what may happen to our other ... sure it was one of the most justified tributes that had been uttered. Mr. Forgan Smith, he said, had ... Party. A MOST IMPORTANT ACT 'Mr. Cooper failed to mention one very important piece of legislation- for ... 5336 words
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  13. THE WAR IN THE PACIFIC Japanese Invasion Ships Sunk GROWING ALLIED AIR STRENGTH WHY SINGAPORE FELL LONDON, February 17.
    The Central Queensland Herald (Rockhampton, Qld. : 1930 - 1956) Thursday 26 February 1942 p 9 Article
    ... than anything they had experienced in Lon don. It was a bliti of the most fero cious kind. There ... winning back all lost- territory. Oil the other hand, the Indies have most valuable resources for the. ... the. Indies are still the most logical base for an offensive in the FaT East. They say the Indies ... 12654 words
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  14. PASSING NOTES
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 4 July 1942 p 3 Article Illustrated
    ... book in safe deposit at the bank most of my scanty allowance will be trans- muted into silk stockings ... from experience that, if this fails, next comes the dreaded "blitz." And now comes ┬┐Hie'final blow. It ... with a kindly twinkle in its oye. only to turn to a ferocious gleam when a suitable prey appears. I ... 1018 words
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  15. PRINCIPAL DAILY EVENTS IN WAR May 21
    Nambour Chronicle and North Coast Advertiser (Qld. : 1922 - 1954) Friday 29 May 1942 p 6 Article
    ... half hour raid by 12 Zeros. Apparently conserving their new supplies of bombers for a big blitz, later, ... snnplies. Thp terrible cold al most, froze our troops.' Tile bin-srest Axis nnvnl concert) ra- tion so far ... (6.037 tons), with the loss of most of the crew. A Swiss report is quoted by the Moscow radio that light ... 2728 words
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