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At the age of twenty Frank Harrison served on the signals staff during the siege of Tobruk. He was subsequently captured and spent several years as a prisoner of war in Africa, Italy, Germany and finally Czechoslovakia. Frank became an art teacher after the war and it was while teaching on an Indian reservation in Northern Canada that his writing career began.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Harrison, Frank, Great Britain, Army, Division, 70th, Australia, Australian Army, Australian Division, 9th History, Tobruk, Battles of, Tobruk, Libya, 1941-1942, Tobruk, Battles of, Tobruk, Libya, 1941-1942 Personal narratives, British, World War, 1939-1945 Regimental histories Great Britain, Soldiers Great Britain Biography