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  15Chester Wilmot, Memorandum Regarding Communiques and Censorship, 6 October 1942, NAA

  16Chester Wilmot letter to TW Bearup, 21 September 1942, NAA

  17Haydon Lennard letter to Frank Dixon, 31 August 1942, NAA

  18Neil McDonald, Chester Wilmot Reports, ABC Books, 2004, p 359

  19Chester Wilmot report to the ABC, Re: Withdrawal of My Accreditation, 10 November 1942, NAA

  20Chester Wilmot report to the ABC, Re: Withdrawal of My Accreditation, 10 November 1942, NAA

  21The Courier Mail, 23 April 1937, TROVE

  22Paul Ham, Kokoda, Harper Collins, 2004, p 342

  23Dudley Leggett script, Blood and Sweat, 11 November 1942, NAA

  24Dudley Leggett script, Blood and Sweat, 11 November 1942, NAA

  25Official History – Australia in the War of 1939–1945, Series 1, Vol V, Ch 8, p 276, AWM

  26Dudley Leggett script, The Fight for the Owen Stanleys, 29 October 1942, NAA

  27Dudley Leggett script, The Fight for the Owen Stanleys, 29 October 1942, NAA

  28Dudley Leggett script, Blood and Sweat, 11 November 1942, NAA

  29Official History – Australia in the War of 1939–1945, Series 1, Vol V, Ch 9, p 306, AWM

  30Dudley Leggett script, We Will Remember Kokoda, 11 November 1942, NAA

  31Dudley Leggett script, We Will Remember Kokoda, 11 November 1942, NAA

  32Dudley Leggett letter to TW Bearup, 4 November 1942, NAA

  Chapter 10

  1Haydon Lennard letter to Warren Denning, 10 November 1942, NAA

  2Haydon Lennard letter to Warren Denning, 10 November 1942, NAA

  3Dudley Leggett letter to BH Molesworth, 2 December 1942, NAA

  4James Brien, The Bloody Beachheads, November 1942–January 1943, AWM

  5Len Edwards, memoir notes, private papers, courtesy of Suzanne Skira

  6Len Edwards, memoir notes, private papers, courtesy of Suzanne Skira

  7Len Edwards interview, ABC Archives

  8Dudley Leggett script, Attack on Buna, 22 December 1942, NAA

  9Len Edwards diaries, private papers, courtesy of Suzanne Skira

  10Dudley Leggett script, Actuality Buna, 24 December 1942, NAA

  11Len Edwards, memoir notes, private papers, courtesy of Suzanne Skira

  12Dudley Leggett script, Buna Busted, 2 January 1943 (broadcast 24 January 1943), NAA

  13Dudley Leggett script, Buna Busted, 2 January 1943 (broadcast 24 January 1943), NAA

  14Dudley Leggett script, Buna Busted, 2 January 1943 (broadcast 24 January 1943), NAA

  15Dudley Leggett letter to BH Molesworth, 2 January 1943, NAA

  16Dudley Leggett letter to BH Molesworth, 13 January 1943, NAA

  17Haydon Lennard letter to Frank Dixon, 30 December 1942, NAA

  18Haydon Lennard letter to Frank Dixon, 30 December 1942, NAA

  19Mervyn Weston, Kalgoorlie Miner, 25 January 1943, Trove, NLA

  20Haydon Lennard interviewed by Perth Sunday Times, 28 May 1944, NLA TROVE

  21Peter Hemery script, News Commentary, 20 January 1943, NAA

  22Dudley Leggett letter to BH Molesworth, 10 February 1943, NAA

  23kokoda.commemoration.gov.au/casualties/kokoda-milne-bay-bunagona-casualty-lists.php

  Chapter 11

  1Peter Hemery war diaries, 11–17 April 1943, AWM

  2Peter Hemery war diaries, 17–18 April 1943, AWM

  3Prime Minister John Curtin statement, 11 June 1943

  4ABC News bulletin, 7 pm, 10 June 1943, NAA

  5Warren Denning memo to Frank Dixon, 16 June 1943, NAA

  6Haydon Lennard letter to Frank Dixon, 11 June 1943, NAA

  7Peter Hemery script, Embarkation – With the Trobriand Task Force, 17 July 1943, NAA

  8Peter Hemery script, Embarkation – With the Trobriand Task Force, 17 July 1943, NAA

  9Peter Hemery script, Landing in the Trobriands, July 1943, NAA

  10Peter Hemery letter to BH Molesworth, 14 July 1943, NAA

  11Peter Hemery war diaries, 14 July 1943, AWM

  12William Marien war diaries, 14 July 1943, AWM

  13William Marien war diaries, 12 July 1943, AWM

  14William Marien war diaries, 13 July 1943. AWM

  15William Marien war diaries, 17 July 1943. AWM

  16William Marien war diaries, 22 July 1943. AWM

  17William Marien war diaries, 23 July 1943, AWM

  18William Marien war diaries, 26 July 1943, AWM

  19William Marien letter to Frank Dixon, 30 July 1943, NAA

  20William Marien war diaries, 7August 1943, AWM

  21William Marien war diaries, 8 August 1943, AWM

  22William Marien war diaries, 13 August 1943, AWM

  23William Marien war diaries, 16 August 1943, AWM

  24William Marien war diaries, 20 August 1943, AWM

  25William Marien script, Japanese Suicide Patrol, 8 September 1943, NAA

  26William Marien war diaries, 21 August 1943, AWM

  27William Marien war diaries, 23 August 1943, AWM

  28Listener letter to the ABC, 24 September 1943, NAA

  29Peter Hemery war diaries, 18 August 1943, AWM

  30William Marien war diaries, 5 September 1943, AWM

  31Dudley Leggett script, Australian Paratoop Artillery Make History, September 1943, NAA

  32William Marien war diaries, 7 September 1943, AWM

  33Peter Hemery war diaries, 4 September 1943, AWM

  34Peter Hemery war diaries, 6 September 1943, AWM

  35Peter Hemery war diaries, 9 September 1943, AWM

  36Peter Hemery script, We Occupy Lae, believed to be 19 September 1945, NAA

  37William Marien script, On the Road to Lae, broadcast 23 September 1943, NAA

  38William Marien war diaries, 15 September 1943, AWM

  39William Marien war diaries, 16 September 1943, AWM

  40William Marien script, The Wreckage of Lae, 18 September 1943, NAA

  41Peter Hemery script, We Occupy Lae, 19 September 1943, NAA

  42https://www.awm.gov.au

  43William Marien war diaries, 18 September 1943, AWM

  44William Marien war diaries, 20 September 1943, AWM

  45William Marien war diaries, 22 September 1943, AWM

  46William Marien war diaries, 2 October 1943, AWM

  47Peter Hemery war diaries, 25 September 1943, AWM

  48Peter Hemery war diaries, 28 September 1943, AWM

  49Peter Hemery script, Final Attack, 11 October 1943, NAA

  50Peter Hemery script, Kakagog Kate, 2 October 1943, NAA

  51Dudley Leggett letter to BH Molesworth, 18 September 1943, NAA

  52Dudley Leggett letter to S Deamer, 15 October 1943, NAA

  53JH Rasmussen letter to Charles Moses, 13 October 1943, NAA

  54JH Rasmussen letter to Charles Moses, 13 October 1943, NAA

  55JH Rasmussen letter to Charles Moses, 29 November 1943, NAA

  56JH Rasmussen letter to Charles Moses, 29 November 1943, NAA

  57William Marien letter to Frank Dixon, 23 September 1943, N AA

  58William Marien letter to Frank Dixon, 11 December 1943, NAA

  59Warren Denning letter to Syd Deamer, 22 December 1943, NAA

  60William Marien letter to Charles Moses, 3 February 1944, NAA

  61Haydon Lennard letter to Frank Dixon, 29 October 1943, NAA

  62Frank Dixon diaries, 10 December 1943, NAA

  63Haydon Lennard script, Arawe despatch, 17 December 1943, NAA

  64Haydon Lennard, letter to Warren Denning, 8 January 1944, NAA

  65William Marien letter to Sydney Deamer, 3 January, 1943, NAA

  66John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  Chapter 12

  1Haydon Lennard letter to Frank Dixon, 23 January 1943, NAA

  2Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 64

  3Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 26/27

  4Frederick Simpson despatch, 26 November 1943, NAA
(modified from original telegraphese format)

  5Frederick Simpson despatch, 26 November 1943, NAA (modified from original telegraphese format)

  6Thomas Gurr letter to Charles Moses, 19 January 1944, NAA

  7Frederick Simpson script, Pino Hill, broadcast 10 December 1943, NAA

  8Frederick Simpson personal letter to BH Molesworth, 2 December 1943, NAA (placename spellings corrected)

  9Frederick Simpson letter to BH Molesworth, 2 December 1943, NAA

  10Frederick Simpson letter to BH Molesworth, 2 December 1943, NAA

  11Frederick Simpson quoted in BH Molesworth memo to Robert McCall, 16 November 1943, NAA

  12Frederick Simpson, ABC Oral History, ABC Archives

  13The Sunday Mail Brisbane, 23 April 1944, NLA TROVE

  14Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 22

  15Richard Legg, Estranged Father, Strange Mother, 2010

  16Frank Legg, autobiography notes, Frank Legg private papers, SLNSW

  17Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 26

  18Frank Legg script, Huon Coast Campaign, 12 January 1944, SLNSW

  19Frank Legg script, Huon Coast Campaign, 12 January 1944, SLNSW

  20Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 54

  21Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 55

  22Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 55

  23Frank Legg, excerpts from script in War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, pp 56–58

  24Frank Legg script, Huon Coast Campaign, 12 January 1944, SLNSW

  25www.radioheritage.net/Story165.asp

  26Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, p 97

  27Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide, 1964, pp 105–106

  28Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby Adelaide 1964, p 118

  29Raymond Paull letter to Christina Paull, 21 January 1943, courtesy of Vivienne Benton

  30Raymond Paull letter to Christina Paull, 12 March 1944, courtesy of Vivienne Benton

  31Raymond Paull letter to Christina Paull, 16 March 1944, courtesy of Vivienne Benton

  32Leonard Edwards interview with ABC, ABC Archives

  33Raymond Paull transcript, Recording aboard B-24, 21 March 1944, NAA

  34Raymond Paull transcript, Recording aboard B-24, 21 March 1944, NAA

  35Raymond Paull letter to Christina Trood, 18 April 1944, courtesy of Vivienne Benton

  36Raymond Paull script, Despatch from Tanah Merah, broadcast 24 April 1944, NAA

  37Raymond Paull script, Despatch from Tanah Merah, broadcast 24 April 1944, NAA

  38Raymond Paull script, Despatch from Tanah Merah, broadcast 24 April 1944, NAA

  39Raymond Paull script, Recording of Amphibious Operation, 17 May 1944, NAA

  40John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  41John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  42John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  43John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  44John Hinde script, Prelude to Invasion, 9 May 1944, NAA

  45John Hinde script, Prelude to Invasion, 9 May 1944, NAA

  46John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  47John Hinde script, Fire Down Below, September 1944, NAA

  48John Hinde interview with Tony Hill, 10 December 2003, NAA

  49John Hinde interview with Tony Hill, 10 December 2003, NAA

  50John Hinde letter to Jose, ABC Queensland, 22 March 1944, NAA

  51John Hinde letter to Jose, ABC Queensland, 22 March 1944, NAA

  52John Hinde refers to ‘City’ Korovulavula. This has been changed to a more likely spelling of ‘Siti’

  53John Hinde script, Journey Across Bougainville, March 1944, NAA

  54Frederick Simpson, note to Claire Simpson, 19 May 1944, courtesy of Claire Simpson

  55Frederick Simpson script, Escape from the Japanese, 13 June 1944, NAA

  56Frederick Simpson script, Stalking the Jap, 19 June 1944, NAA

  57‘Adventures of the New Guinea Field Unit’, ABC Weekly, 5 August 1944, ABC Archives

  58Haydon Lennard press telegram, 16 July 1944, NAA (modified from original telegraphese format)

  59Haydon Lennard press telegram, 17 July 1944, NAA (modified from original telegraphese format)

  60Haydon Lennard press telegram, 20 July 1944, NAA (modified from original telegraphese format)

  61Haydon Lennard Beam telegram, 29 July 1944, NAA (modified from original telegraphese format)

  62Frank Dixon memo to Sydney Deamer, 12 April 1944, NAA

  Chapter 13

  1John Hinde interview with Tony Hill, 10 December 2003

  2John Hinde Beam telegram, 28 September 1944, NAA

  3John Hinde script, Catalinas, broadcast 20 October 1944, NAA

  4John Hinde cable to BH Molesworth, 24 September 1944, NAA

  5John Hinde cable to BH Molesworth, 29 September 1944, NAA

  6John Hinde despatch, 27 October 1944, NAA

  7John Hinde, ABC Oral History, 29 June 1977, ABC Archives

  8John Hinde despatch, 27 October 1944, NAA

  9John Hinde quoted in ABC Weekly, 23 December 1944, NAA

  10John Hinde news despatch, broadcast 6 November 1944, NAA

  11John Elliott letter to BH Molesworth, 19 October 1944, NAA

  12Obituary for John Elliott by Kenneth Slessor, 1945, NAA

  13Obituary for John Elliott by Kenneth Slessor, 1945, NAA

  14John Elliott security check, 10 March 1944, NAA

  15John Elliott security check, 10 March 1944, NAA

  16John Elliott letter to BH Molesworth, 9 November 1944, NAA

  17John Elliott letter to BH Molesworth, 27 November 1944, NAA

  18John Elliott letter to BH Molesworth, 10 December 1944, NAA

  19John Elliott letter to BH Molesworth, 20 December 1944, NAA

  20John Elliott Beam wireless despatch, 16 December 1944, NAA (modified from original telegraphese)

  21John Elliott letter to BH Molesworth, 20 December 1944, NAA

  22John Elliott news despatch, broadcast 2 February 1945, NAA

  23News Review, John Elliott, broadcast 19 February 1945, NAA

  24John Elliott News Commentary, broadcast 20 February 1945, NAA

  25John Elliott despatch, broadcast 20 February 1945, NAA

  26John Elliott despatch, broadcast 20 February 1945, NAA

  27John Elliott Beam wireless despatch, Los Banos, 24 February 1944, NAA

  28BH Molesworth letter to John Elliott, 9 March 1945, NAA

  29John Elliott letter to Robert McCall, 8 March 1945, NAA

  30JG Oakley report on interview with PRO Major Palmer, 23 March 1945, NAA

  31JG Oakley report on interview with PRO Major Palmer, 23 March 1945, NAA

  Chapter 14

  1Haydon Lennard press telegram, 18 January 1945, NAA

  2Haydon Lennard, News Review, broadcast 2 February 1945, NAA

  3Haydon Lennard press telegram, 21 January 1945, NAA

  4Haydon Lennard press telegram, 18 January 1945, NAA

  5Raymond Paull despatch, 9 January 1945, NAA

  6Raymond Paull letter to BH Molesworth, 5 February 1945, NAA

  7Kim Keane letter to Ralph Simmons, 12 February 1945, attachment to Paull letter, 13 February 1945, NAA

  8Raymond Paull letter to ABC, extract in Robert McCall letter to Brigadier Rasmussen, 19 April 1945, NAA

  9Kim Keane letter to Ralph Simmonds, 12 February 1945, attachment to Paull letter, 13 February 1945, NAA

  10Raymond Paull letter to BH Molesworth, 13 February 1945, NAA

  11Frank Legg report to the ABC, 21 March 1945, NAA

  12Frank Legg despatch, 13 February 1945, Frank Legg private papers, SLNSW

  13Frank Legg quoted in Robert McCall letter to J Rasmussen, 19 April 1945, NAA

  14Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, p 161

 
15Raymond Paull note to LR Thomas, 10 April 1945, NAA

  16LR Thomas letter to ABC General Manager, 13 April 1945, NAA

  17Robert McCall memo to ABC General Manager, 16 April 1945, NAA

  18Frederick Simpson despatch, broadcast 6 May 1945, NAA

  19Frederick Simpson script, The Road to Wewak – Cape Pus to Cape Wom, 5 May 1945, NAA

  20Frederick Simpson letter to BH Molesworth, 19 May 1945, NAA

  21Frederick Simpson script, Green Hell, broadcast 1 June 1945, NAA

  22Frederick Simpson script, Green Hell, broadcast 1 June 1945, NAA

  23Frederick Simpson script, Stretcher Bearer Train, broadcast 3 June 1945, NAA

  24Frederick Simpson, ABC Oral History, ABC Archives

  25Fred Simpson’s cable to the ABC, Wewak, 25 May 1945, NAA

  26Frederick Simpson letter to Robert McCall, 27 May 1945, NAA

  Chapter 15

  1Frank Legg letter to BH Molesworth, 24 April 1945, NAA

  2Frank Legg letter to BH Molesworth, 24 April 1945, NAA

  3Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, p 167

  4Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, pp 176–177

  5Frank Legg script, in War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, p 179

  6Frank Legg despatch, broadcast 7 May 1945, NAA

  7Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, p 194

  8Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, p 195

  9Frank Legg, War Correspondent, Rigby, Adelaide, 1964, p 201

  10Frankl Legg news despatch, 10 June, SLNSW

  11John Elliott despatch, 11 June 1945, NAA

  12Frank Legg script, Pleasure Cruise to Brunei, 15 June 1945, SLNSW

  13Colonel Diller cipher message, 4 July 1945, NAA

  14John Elliott letter to Robert McCall, 15 May 1945, NAA

  15John Elliott News Commentary, broadcast 22 May 1945, NAA

  16John Elliott script, The Story of the Manila Tribune, 23 May 1945, NAA

  17John Elliott cable, quoted in Madden (Army PR) letter to Robert McCall, 29 June 1945, NAA

  18John Elliott despatch, Cobra One, 1 July 1945, NAA (modified from original telegraphese), NAA

  19Len Barsdell, DOI Liaison Officer, letter to Robert McCall, 10 July 1945, NAA

  20Len Barsdell, DOI Liaison Officer, letter to Robert McCall, 10 July 1945, NAA

  21Frederick Simpson letter to Sydney Deamer, 10 July 1945, NAA

  22Alan Laing letter to the ABC, 4 August 1945, NAA

  23Frederick Simpson despatch, Battle Background – Samarinda Road, NAA

  Chapter 16

  1Haydon Lennard cable despatch, 6 September 1945, NAA (modified from original telegraphese)

 

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