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Weary Dunlop

Weary Dunlop

Author: Allan Drummond
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Weary Dunlop's story is a fine example of how a rugged rugby playing, heavyweight boxing, Aussie rules playing medical student can turn out alright in the end. Can even become an icon of loving care and an Australian of the Year.

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A strapping young lad from country Victoria, Weary played rugby for Australia while studying medicine. He went to England to further his studies but caught caught up in the maelstrom of the Second World War. He served in Greece and Tobruk before becoming a hero of the prison camps of the Burma Railway. Worked strenuously for returned soldiers and for other good causes after the war. Australian of the Year in 1990.
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  • : 9781876460501
  • : Green Barrow Publishing
  • : Green Barrow Publishing
  • : books