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Cpl Bryn Williams, L2 Leadership – armed with Lee-Enfield
LCpl Pinko McLean, L2 Combat – armed with Bren gun
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Tough training made Australian soldiers tough fighters.
A revolution took place in military training in Australia in the early days of the Second World War. When the Australian Military Forces ﬁrst went into camp in 1939 there was a feeling – in a naive Australian style – that their time there would be something more like football training, and that before long they would all join their British counterparts in adventures in the Middle East and North Africa. 1,122 more words