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Ore the fall of Singpaore Two days later their ship was bombed and sunk by the Japanese Of the fifty three survivors who scrambled ashore twenty one were murdered and the remaining thirty two taken prisoner White Coolies is the engrossing record kept by one of the sisters Betty Jeffrey during the than three gruelling ye.

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☉ [PDF / Epub] ☆ White Coolies By Betty Jeffrey ❤ – Bchipdigital.co.uk An account of the true story which inspired the film Paradise Road It is October 1942 From the doorway of this small three roomed cottage which houses thirty two of us we look out beyond to a steamingAn account of the true story which inspired the film Paradise Road It is October 1942 From the doorway of this small three roomed cottage which houses thirty two of us we look out beyond to a steaming jungle in Sumatra In 1942 a group of sixty five Australian Army nursing sisters was evacuated from Malaya a few days bef.

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white pdf coolies pdf White Coolies ePUBOre the fall of Singpaore Two days later their ship was bombed and sunk by the Japanese Of the fifty three survivors who scrambled ashore twenty one were murdered and the remaining thirty two taken prisoner White Coolies is the engrossing record kept by one of the sisters Betty Jeffrey during the than three gruelling ye.

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  1. Jennifer (JC-S) Jennifer (JC-S) says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUB‘This is a story of women who fought in the last war’In 1942 a few days before the fall of Singapore a group of sixty five Australian Army nursing sisters was evacuated from Malaya They were evacuated on the SS Vyner Brooke Two days later on 14 February 1942 the SS Vyner Brooke was bombed by the Japanese and sank Fifty three survivors made it ashore Twenty one survivors were shot and killed by the Japanese at Radji Beach on 16 February 1942 The other thirty two were taken prisoner Betty Jeffrey was one of those nursing sisters and she kept a record of their imprisonment Using an exercise book she found and a stub of pencil she kept a diary which she kept hidden This diary first published in 1954 entitled ‘White Coolies’ is an amazing story of courage dete


  2. Diane in Australia Diane in Australia says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUB5 Stars It made a significant impact I won't forget it


  3. Coralie Coralie says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBThis was a book given to me by my MotherHer friend Sister PBBlanche Hempstead was a White Coolie and died as a POW She is mentioned in the book This book is a remarkable story of cruelty courage perseverance and strength of spirit In spite of all the difficulty deprivation and terrible conditions there is also humour in the story which is only to be expected from we Australians Sixty five Australian Army nurses were hastily evacuated from Malaya in 1942 prior to the fall of Singapore to the Japanese Imperial Forces After being at sea for only a brief time the ship carrying them to safety was bombed and sunk by the Japanese Fifty three survivors reached shore twenty one were shot on the beach by the Japanese the rest were taken as prisoners of war This then was their story written by Sister Betty Jeffrey who kept an account of their terrible three and a half years as Prisoners of War and their courage and resourcefulness under the yoke of the Japanese This is a book to be


  4. Helen Helen says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBI lucked into television last night and saw a movie called Paradise Road which at the time I thought was very similar to one of my favourite b


  5. Bronwyn Mcloughlin Bronwyn Mcloughlin says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBThis is a raw story reflecting the bitterness and animosity of captives for their captors through the long years of WWII after the fall of Singapore Two cultures with little understanding and much misunderstanding forced into an uncompromising situation each despising the other There are times of joy and happiness in the little joys of


  6. John John says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBMy edition is from 1957 and has a very politically incorrect coverIt is the story of a group of Australian Army Nursing Sisters and others who were captured by th Japanese in WW2 and held on Sumatra Terrible conditions and many of them died but it was ama


  7. Saturday& Saturday& says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBWhat I “really liked” about this book was not the events that took place in 1942 onwards but the fact that Sister Betty Jeffrey was able to record them and then have them published How Sister Jeffrey or anyone in these POW camps survived is a story that needed


  8. Brooke Lee Brooke Lee says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBI really really enjoyed this book In the last few years I've read uite a few books about WWII and really enjoyed all of them because of the different aspects o


  9. Helen-Louise Helen-Louise says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBAmazing how Miss Jeffrey could keep her spirits up the way she did I suppose she only wrote in her diary when she could keep that stiff upper lip I read this book comparing the experiences of these Australian Army Nurse Corps nurses with the experiences of the American military nurses who were POWs at Santo Tomas in the Philippines Both groups had it rough the women in each group came home weighing less than 100 pounds both wer


  10. Beky-Mae Beky-Mae says:

    PDF White Coolies Kindle Ö É bchipdigital.co.uk white pdf, coolies pdf, White Coolies ePUBIt is inspiring woman like Betty Jeffery or Vivian Bullwinkle that make me feel honored to be a Australian nurse Betty Jeffery has the positive Australian spirit that would of been so dearly needed in the POW camps and despite their captors and the camps they continued to treat the sick withstand physical assault and outright refuse sexual assault under threat of death These woman are heroesLest we forget all of the men woman and children who have died as a result of wars past present and future


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