Black Diggers

Black Diggers


Tom Wright

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A town in northern France and the site of an important World War One battle, in which many Australian fighters participated. The Australian government contributed to the village’s reconstruction after the War, and Ern fights there during it.
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Villers-Bretonneux Term Timeline in Black Diggers

The timeline below shows where the term Villers-Bretonneux appears in Black Diggers. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
Act One
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On the battlefield in Villers-Bretonneux in 1918, a “voice in the dark” announces he “love[s] that song” and is from... (full context)