Title: The Courtneys – A Victorian Military Family
Author: Austin, Ron
Edition: 1st Edition
Publication Date: 2009
Cover: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket – 200 pages
Comments: Courtney’s Post at Galliopoli is symbolic of this family’s century of military service, ranging from The Castlemaine Corps in the 19th century, Militia service, AIF at Gallipoli (R Courtney 14th Bn, C Courtney 4th LHR), WW2 in Pacific with RAN, Para Landing at Arnhem, German POW.
This book provides the reader with valuable insight into the development of the Australian Army over 120 year span from Colonial times, through two world wars and beyond.