By Timothy Hall
On 19 February 1942 the japanese air strength bombed Darwin. while this truth is celebrated, only a few humans recognize precisely what occurred. Timothy corridor was once the 1st author to take delivery of acess to the entire legitimate studies of the time and consequently he has been capable of display precisely what occurred on that dreadful day – an afternoon which Sir Paul Hasluck (17th Governor-General of Australia) later defined as ‘a day of nationwide shame’. The series of occasions in Darwin that day definitely didn't mirror the army honour that the warfare cupboard sought after humans to think. to the contrary, for what particularly occurred was once a mixture of chaos, panic and, in lots of situations, cowardice on an unprecented scale.
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