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Union Jack
Union Jack

Union Jack$27.50 AUD

From the coalfields of Wales to the fettlers' camps in Queensland constructing the first rail tracks to Gympie and Maryborough, to the Ipswich Railway Workshops and service in World War I, the author's grandfather played a significant role in the Australian Railways Union in Brisbane 1925-1936.

Premiers Theodore and McCormack and their involvement in political corruption and union bashing, and the tumultuous days of Statewide strikes are brought to life in this well reconstructed story of those days Fiction based on actual events.