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By Sally Dingo

After spending over 3 years within the awful prisoner-of-war camps, together with these alongside the Thai-Burma Railway, Sally Dingo's father Max used to be one of many lucky ones: he got here domestic. And but, like lots of the 22,000 Australian POWs of the japanese, he wouldn't, or couldn't, discuss what occurred with these closest to him.

It is additionally the tale of Max's father Mort, who had served in global conflict I, the tale of Max's cobbers - the probably designated group of ex-POWs who saved one another going - and the tale of the moms, better halves and kids who attempted to appreciate what their males have been nonetheless dealing with, a long time later.

This is the tale of fellows, unsung and traditional, who defended their state and have been reluctant to inform the tale.

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