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Issue Details: First known date: 1994... 1994 Victory for Yarra
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A dramatic poem describing the battle between HMAS Yarra and the Japanese Squadron, 4 March 1942.


  • Dedication: to the sailors who died in battle on the HMAS Yarra on March 4, 1942
  • Originally written as a radio drama.
  • Drama in verse form.

Production Details

  • Performed in 1962 by members of the South Australian Naval Historical Society.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Kent Town, Norwood, Payneham & St Peters area, Adelaide - North / North East, Adelaide, South Australia,: Wakefield Press , 1994 .
      Extent: 46p.
      Description: illus., ports
      ISBN: 1862543348
Last amended 26 Jun 2006 12:11:28