Title: Splinter’s story ‘… and we were young’

Author: Walshe, J P

Condition: Mint

Edition: 1st Edition

Publication Date: 1989

ISBN: 9780646452371

Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket – 96 pages

Comments: The author was a member of the 2/30th Battalion and survived the battles against the Japanese on the Malay Peninsular and was later a Prisoner of War for three and a half years.

This book covers five vivid accounts of Australia’s resistance 1941 – 45 to Japan’s southwest thrust in World War 2 as told by a young infantry, Jim ‘Splinter’ Walshe.