ISSUE NO.8

Banaba/Ocean Island News Mar-Apr 1994

ANZAC DAY 1994 edition. This issue is dedicated to the War History on the island and features three different first hand accounts of the effects of the War and the impending invasion by Japanese forces. The titles of the Feature Story are - ‘FAREWELL TO BANABA’ by Maureen White, Australia. ‘THE EVACUATION OF OCEAN ISLAND’ by Bill Marston O.B.E., Australia. ‘RETURN TO OCEAN ISLAND POST WAR’, by Joan Ramsay, New Zealand. This issue also sees the introduction of a ‘REHABILITATION FORUM’. Total 16 pages.