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By Ken Anderson

ISBN-10: 1783462744

ISBN-13: 9781783462742

It was once a time of faulty loyalties. the 1st international struggle British military, in a shameful act of patriotism, was once retreating from front line veterans who had a German identify and posting them to a non-combatants regiment. At domestic, anti-German feeling used to be achieving fever pitch. in spite of the fact that, one younger guy, the son of a German father, conspired to have the military ship him into conflict. In doing so he grew to become a hero.

This is the tale of the 'German Tommy', Walter Schwarz (alias Lieutenant Walter Lancelot Merritt, army pass and Bar, bearer of the king's pardon), advised in complete for the 1st time after years of study in Australia and Britain. It finds why and the way others helped the younger guy from Queensland – an Australian military deserter – live on in an environment that used to be toxic at domestic and in conflict for these of German blood who have been, however, like Schwarz, dependable to king and kingdom. Ken Anderson has long gone in the back of the approved proof to say how professional records have been altered and participants of a mystery society lied and swore fake testimony to aid Schwarz, performing on their oath to assist a fellow member in distress.

The ebook bargains an perception into the way humans of German beginning have been taken care of in Australia and Britain through the First international warfare, in addition to how Freemasonry – at its height at the moment – helped males of humble historical past increase their prestige in life.

It is a narrative of bravery and deception, precise within the heritage of war.

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