2015, English, Book, Illustrated edition: 'Great courage and initiative' : the heroic life of George Ingram VC, MM / [A. J. McAleer]. McAleer, Anthony, (author.)

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'Great courage and initiative' : the heroic life of George Ingram VC, MM / [A. J. McAleer]
 
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Physical Description
  • 187 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 24 cm.
Published
  • Wandin North, Vic : Wandin &​ District Historical Museum Society Inc., 2015.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • 'Great courage and initiative' : the heroic life of George Ingram VC, MM /​ [A. J. McAleer].
Author
  • McAleer, Anthony, (author.)
Published
  • Wandin North, Vic : Wandin &​ District Historical Museum Society Inc., 2015.
Content Types
  • text
  • still image
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • 187 pages, 20 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits, facsimiles ; 24 cm.
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Summary
  • Annotation. The biography of Capt George Ingram VC, MM, the last Australian VC recipient of the First World War. From country childhood in Bagshot and Seville to a gunner with the Australian Garrison Artillery and the Tropical Force's Matupi Battery. He then served with the 24th Battalion AIF on the Western Front where he was awarded the Military Medal and the Victoria Cross. After the war he became a soldier settler, an original Shrine Guard and during World War Two he served with the Royal Australian Engineers. Throughout his life he carried the physical and mental scars of his service in the war.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-169) and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9780992399122
Dewey Number
  • 355.0092
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