Black Diggers

Black Diggers


Tom Wright

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A town in northern France that served as an important military hospital during World War One, and where Norm, Ern, and Bob recover from their injuries.
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Abbeville Term Timeline in Black Diggers

The timeline below shows where the term Abbeville appears in Black Diggers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
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...year later in the same hospital, which turns out to be the famous one in Abbeville, Norm has bandages on his ears and Bob on his eyes, while Ern is wearing... (full context)