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I remember Blamey

by Norman D. Carlyon

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Macmillan in South Melbourne, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Blamey, Thomas, Sir, 1884-1951.,
    • Carlyon, Norman D. 1903-,
    • Australia. Australian Army -- Biography.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia.,
    • Generals -- Australia -- Biography.,
    • Australia -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Norman D. Carlyon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDU117.2.B55 C37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 162 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4169597M
      ISBN 100333299272
      LC Control Number80152305
      OCLC/WorldCa8431797

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I remember Blamey Hardcover – January 1, by Norman D Carlyon (Author)Cited by: 1. David Horner's magnificent book on Blamey is a MUST READ for any student of military history, command theory, Australian history or anyone wishing to know that we, in Australia, had a top-notch commander who was, in fact, right up there with Eisenhower, Montgomery George Marshall, Patton, MacArthur or any other elite military commander of his time.5/5(1).

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Publication Date: ISBN: Cover: Hard Cover with Dust Jacket – pages. Comments: The story of Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey. Thomas Blamey, born near Wagga Wagga on 24 Januarybecame the first Australian army officer to reach the rank of field marshal.

Description. Title: I Remember Blamey Author: Carlyon, Norman Dean Condition: Very Good Edition: 2nd Edition Publication Date: ISBN: Cover: Soft Cover without Dust Jacket – pages Comments: The story of Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey.

Thomas Blamey, born near Wagga Wagga on 24 Januarybecame the first Australian army officer to reach the rank of field marshal. I Remember Blamey. Norman D. Carlyon. Publisher: Macmillan Company of Australia. ISBN: ISBN Date: Field Marshall Sir Thomas Blamey's war service during WW2.

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Explore books by Marjorie Blamey with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Comment: Paperback This item shows wear from consistent use but remains in good readable condition.

It may have marks on or in it, and may show other signs of previous use or shelf wear. May have minor creases or signs of wear on dust jacket/5(2). The project was born when writer/producer Bill Halliwell chanced upon the book, "I Remember Blamey" written by Norman Carlyon, one of General Blamey's former Aides-des-camps.

During the s Bill had worked at the Hotel Australia in Melbourne where Norman Carlyon had long been one of the hotel's most successful and popular General Managers.

Blamey, General Sir Thomas A. [General Commanding the Australian Imperial Force in the Middle East; et al]. Published by Published for The Military History & Information Section, by The Board of Management of the Australian War Memorial, First Edition.

() Used. First Edition. title = I Remember Blamey publisher = Macmillan year = isbn = ** Paperback: Sun Papermac,ISBN ; ** Reprinted: Australian Army,ISBN * Cite book last = Hetherington first = John title = Blamey, Controversial Soldier: a biography of Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey publisher = Canberra year =   In the book, “I Remember Blamey” he recalls: I was there when those fine soldiers formed up, not far from what had been the start-line for their thrust against the enemy.

New Guinea’s stormy temperatures being what they are, it may seem absurd for me to say that I was in a cold sweat. Students with an interest in Blamey’s life would be better advised to read Blamey: the Commander-in-Chief by David Horner.

Students should also review the Blamey Oration delivered by Major General Gordon Maitland AO OBE RFD ED on the 54th anniversary of the death of the Field Marshal on 27 May David Horner's magnificent book on Blamey is a MUST READ for any student of military history, command theory, Australian history or anyone wishing to know that we, in Australia, had a top-notch commander who was, in fact, right up there with Eisenhower, Montgomery George Marshall, Patton, MacArthur or any other elite military commander of his time.5/5.

liberation of France, she refused to conceal. I remember-- travel essays, Cristina Pantoja-Hidalgo,Music, pages. The discovery of nuclear fission a documentary history, Hans. Lieutenant-Colonel Norman Carlyon O.B.E was General Blamey's Aide-De-Camp duringPersonal Assistant during and Military Assistant during In the book, "I Remember Blamey" he recalls: "I was there when those fine soldiers formed up, not far from what had been the start-line for their thrust against the enemy.

Axis History Forum. Rowell says he said something he badly regretted to Blamey in the conversations leading to his sacking in in Port Moresby but it's never been established what he said. It seems to have been a watershed in their relationship and might have been the tipping point which led to Rowell's sacking.

Sir Thomas Albert Blamey (), army officer and commissioner of police, was born on 24 January at Lake Albert, near Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, seventh child of Richard Henwood Blamey, butcher, and his native-born wife Margaret Louisa, née Murray.

I Remember You by Cathleen Davitt Bell is the most haunting book I think I have ever read. It is extremely intense, in a good way, and it made me stop and think, a lot. I literally had to put the book down so many times just to absorb what I had just read/5.

Blamey, Thomas Sir I remember Blamey by Norman D Carlyon (Book) Blamey: the fighting Field-Marshal by John Hetherington (Book) Renaming of the Sir Thomas Blamey Square to the Field Marshal Sir Thomas Blamey Square 27 May.

Field Marshall Sir Thomas Blamey: Australia’s most promoted, but least appreciated soldier Remember that books, like newspapers, need to ‘spiced up’ to boost sales. And what about the furore over Blamey’s remarks to the 21st Brigade at Koitaki after the decimated brigade was withdrawn from the Kokoda Trail.

Sadly, there is no proof.Loved it. This part of US History has always particularly interested me, thanks to Miss Kohler, my exceptional high school history teacher. Especially interesting after recently seeing "The King's Speech", was the account Eleanor Roosevelt writes of the King and Queen visiting Washington, and her visit with them during WWII/5.Geoffrey Norman Blainey AC FAHA FASSA (born 11 March ) is an Australian historian, academic, philanthropist and commentator with a wide international audience.

He is noted for having written authoritative texts on the economic and social history of Australia, including The Tyranny of Distance. He has published over 35 books, including wide-ranging histories of the world and of mater: University of Melbourne.