Men of the Ninth - A history of the Ninth Australian Field Ambulance 1916-1994
An absorbing account of the work of the 9th Field Ambulance over a 78 year period, takes the reader through the muddy fields of Flanders during the First World War, the two decades prior to the the outbreak of war in 1939, during the New Guinea campaign untill its disbandment in 1944. Likeman follows the formation of the 2/9th Field Ambulance and its idyllic life in Singapore untill the Japanese invaded Malaya and the incarceration of the unit and the rest of the 8th Division at Changi. After WW2 the Citizen Military Forces was re-established and the 9th Field Ambulance was formed in Queensland. Hard cover. Indexed. Illustrated - photos and maps. 224 pages.