Verney, Guy (Dr)

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number MSS1063
Collection type Manuscript
Measurement 1 folder
Object type Manuscript
Maker Verney, Guy
Date made 1982
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM315 419/108/020
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
Copying Provisions Copying is permitted for the purposes of research and study, subject to physical condition
Description

"Building an Australian Army, 1870-1904". Paper presented to the Canberra chapter of the History of Australian Defence and Foreign Policy Association May 1982. Examines the withdrawal of British legions from the Australian colonies and the growth of international tension after 1870 and stimulation of interest in local defence in the Australian colonies. Also looks at the development of the Commonwealth Army 1901-1904, specifically the role of Hutton. Includes statistical charts.

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