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Main Title: Surviving captivity : the campaign and POW diary of Bob Christie : 2/29th Battalion AIF, 1942-1945 / R.W. Christie ; edited and introduced by John F. Lack. Book Cover
Author: Christie, R. W. (Robert W.)
Lack, John F.
2/29th Battalion AIF Association
Year: 2010, c1945.
Collation: 24 cm. xvii, 196 p., [32] p. of plates : ill., facsims., maps, portraits, bib., pbk ;
Subject: Christie, R. W. (Robert W.)
2/29th Battalion
Australian Army
Changi Prisoner of War Camp, Singapore
World War, 1939-1945
Prisoners of war
Military history
Diaries and journals
Prison and prisoners
ISBN: 9781921509964 (pbk.)
Surviving Captivity reveals an intensely personal and private battle, waged with the weapons of faith, hope and love of family.

Bob Christie enlisted in the AIF in 1940, fought with the 2/29th Battalion in Malaya and Singapore, and was a POW in Changi and Thailand 1942–1945. After the war he dedicated himself to the welfare of veterans and their families. As Hon. Secretary of the 2/29th Battalion AIF Association for more than 60 years, Bob is the acknowledged head of the Battalion family.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-196)
Result Collection Location Shelf No Status Notes
Non-Fiction Main Library 940.547 CHR Available