Against the Skyline

"We quietly sat on our rafts and against the skyline we saw a submarine... We've no doubt that it was the one which sank us" 

-Private Frederick Chidgey, Ship's medical staff


75 years ago, the Australian Hospital Ship Centaur was sunk by a Japanese submarine off the coast of Queensland. This book tells the story through the eyes of Frederick Chidgey and includes poetry written about this significant event in Australian war history.


118 pages


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