We round out ANZAC Month with a look at 2006’s Kokoda which follows an Australian patrol lost behind enemy lines during the chaos of the fighting along the Kokoda Trail in 1942. We’re joined by special guest historian Robert Lyman, author of A War of Empires: Japan, India, Burma & Britain: 1941–45. Directed and co-written by Alister Grierson and with brilliant cinematography from Jules O’Loughlin the film stars Jack Finsterer, Christopher Baker, Ben Barrack, Shane Bourne and Angus Sampson.
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The Armourer’s Bench is a collaborative effort from Vic Tuff and Matthew Moss. We will be bringing you detailed examinations of historic small arms from around the world. We will delve into the history, use and operation of the weapons using videos, blog posts and high resolution images to tell their story.