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19 Wasted Months: diary and notes of my internment

Document | Accession Number: 1997.A.0148

Contains a copy of a booklet entitled "19 Wasted Months: diary and notes of my internment" by Kurt Lewinski. The booklet, which is a typed English translation of the original German, describes Lewinski's experiences in an internment camp for enemy aliens in England; life on the Dunera ship, which transported him to Australia in 1940; and life in the Hay, New South Wales and in the Tatura internment camps. The text, which is written as daily diary entries, includes two epilogues written in 1942 and 1945 which reveal that Mr. Lewinski joined the Australian military.

Date
1940-1945  (publication/distribution)
Language
English
Genre/Form
Diaries.
Extent
1 booklet.
Extent
1 folder
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Record last modified: 2017-07-10 13:08:05
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