The Digger, A History - DVD
InformationA history of Australians at war.
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ISBN: DVDIGFormat: PAL DVDSeries: AustralianaRunning Time: 85 MinsCountry of Origin: AustraliaYear Published: 2011DVD Region: 4 (Aust))Age Group: General
More than a hundred years ago the first Australians went into battle - brave adventure seekers their legacy is without question.Since then more than a million and a half Australian men and women have served in wars and conflicts around the world. Together they have helped create one of the most beloved and durable of all Australian icons forever known and respected as The Digger.
Featuring dramatic re-enactments The Digger is a captivating journey across the battlefields and trenches of the world - from South Africa and Egypt to the Western Front New Guinea Korea and Vietnam - telling the many individual stories of heroes larrikins good blokes and mates who represented their country as innumerable as they are indubitable.
Some with names we may know most that never made it into the history books. They were men who wrote letters told jokes sang songs and fought fiercely - their encounters from the Boer War to Vietnam are brought to life in breathtaking action and expertly researched authenticity celebrating the everlasting pathos and honouring the legend ofthe true blue Aussie Digger.