Torres Strait

Thursday Island Yarn Up

At the Thursday Island Yarn Up, Rosie Ware spoke to us about her family’s World War II experience, about the men who served in the Torres Strait Light Infantry Battalion, and the women, children and other family members who had to cope on the outer islands home front while the men were serving.


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