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Issue Details: First known date: 1918... 1918 The Call
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An elder brother enlists for military service, leaving his younger brother at home to look after their plantation. One evening whilst looking out over the ocean, the younger brother hears 'the call' for help from Australian soldiers fighting overseas. He duly enlists and is sent off to the Middle East, where he arrives just in time to come to the aid of his wounded elder brother.

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    y separately published work icon The Kia-Ora Coo-ee vol. 2 no. 3 15 September 1918 Z1856694 1918 periodical issue 1918 pg. 9
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