Title: The Body Snatchers – The History of the 3rd Field Ambulance 1914 to 1918
Author: Austin, Ron RFD, ED and Austin, Sue
Edition: 2nd Edition (Revised)
Publication Date: 2010
Cover: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket – 150 pages
Comments: The detailed history of the 3rd Field Ambulance 1914-1918.
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