Description

Title: The Body Snatchers – The History of the 3rd Field Ambulance 1914 to 1918

Author: Austin, Ron RFD, ED and Austin, Sue

Condition: Mint

Edition: 1st Edition

Publication Date: 1995

ISBN: 064625149

Cover: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket – 150 pages

Comments: The detailed history of the 3rd Field Ambulance 1914 to 1918 – Limited Edition of 500 – now very scarce! This is copy No. 495.

John Kirkpatrick Simpson (of donkey fame) served in the 3rd Australian Field Ambulance until his untimely death on the 19th May 1915. The work of Simpson is a perpetual reminder of the heroic devotion to duty whilst under enemy fire.

The Body Snatchers tells the story of the brave doctors, stretcher bearers, drivers and nursing orderlies who made up the 3rd Field Ambulance. The book traces their story through Gallipoli, France and Belgium.

Includes Nominal Roll

Includes Honour Roll & Honours and Awards

Signed by both Authors