• 'The Woman Who Threw Japs'

    Friday 11 April 2014 by Lucy Robertson. 5 comments

    The embroidered Lunghwa tablecloth which depicts a map of the internment camp, surrounded by approximately 800 signatures.

    The embroidered Lunghwa tablecloth which depicts a map of the internment camp, surrounded by approximately 800 signatures. RELAWM32380 On a slow news day in Perth in 1950, an article appeared in The Daily News with the eye-catching title of ‘The Woman Who Threw Japs’. The Daily News reported of a Russian woman who had tackled and ‘thrown’ three Japanese prison …

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