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Edward Corfield's grave in Tunisia.

Edward Corfield's grave in Tunisia.

Following the interest shown in the bravery of Robert Ian Gramman who, when a cadet aboard the British Monarch, drowned in New Plymouth harbour whilst going to the rescue of a swimmer in difficulties-I thought this story of a seaman from the famed BRISBANE STAR, who was taken ashore wounded after a

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I made several trips on Brisbane Star but it wasn't until several years later that I found out about her wartime career.
 

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My thoughts, like yours, are for those brave lads like Edward Corfield that never came home.
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I only did one trip to North Africa as a teenager with my Father when he and Dawson were pulling the scrap of the Battlefield's there and he made a point of taking me to the War Graves in the area to open my eye's to the price that was paid for our freedom, two of them he had served with in the North African campaign. The sheer amount of War Graves are certainly a thought provoking sight. "Lest we forget"
 

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