Friday 6 June 2014 by . 5 comments.
News Port Moresby, Mitsubishi A6M2 Zero, 75 Squadron RAAF, Book review

For some readers, it may come as a surprise that war in Papua and New Guinea did not start with fighting on the Kokoda Trail in July of 1942.  This is partly due to a plethora of books which cover this important land campaign; yet fail to fully integrate the air war into the story.  An exception to that statement is Lex McAulay’s Blood & Iron which made a creditable attempt to inform the reader of what was occurring in the skies above the track.

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