Barnett, Alex J.R.:
Title HITLER'S DIGGER SLAVES. Caught in the Web of Axis Labour Camps.
Book Number 85189
(Loftus), Australian Military History Publications, 2008. Wrappers, maps, illust., pp. xx, 306. Fine. ISBN 978 1 876439 10 1. Tells of the 'Benghazi Handicap' where over 200 Australian troops were captured when overrun by the Afrika Korps in North Africa in 1941. "This is the dark side of life as a POW, with treatment more in line with concentration camps than the usual prison camps" (cover blurb).
Australia Australian militaria military history WWII Second World War Two German Italian Labour Camps North Africa war crimes slave labour POW POWs Prisoners of War