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ID number 013790
Collection Photograph
Object type Black & white
Photographer Parer, Damien Peter
Place made Timor
Date made 9 December 1942
Physical description Black & white


Australian troops relaxing in a Timorese village. Sparrow Force could not have survived, or carried out its dangerous campaign of guerilla warfare, without the support of the Timorese population, whose friendship, courage and loyalty made a lasting impression on the Australians.